[OpenAFS] Linux kernel and corresponding OpenAFS upgrade packages

Harald Barth haba@kth.se
Wed, 22 Oct 2008 11:51:50 +0200 (CEST)

> kmod-openafs-hugemem-1.4.7-   However, when
> they (the OS team) updated the kernel, they upgraded it to 78.0.5, and
> being this server an OpenAFS fileserver, they decided to not install the
> AFS packages above, because they did not know if those were the correct
> packages for OpenAFS.

I don't have any kmod stuff installed on my OpenAFS servers at all as
they don't need to run the client. One less thing that can break, one
less thing to care about when upgrading the kernel. My AFS servers are
only AFS servers and nothing else.