[OpenAFS-announce] OpenAFS release available

Stephan Wiesand openafs-info@openafs.org
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 16:38:11 +0200

The OpenAFS Release Team is pleased to announce the availability of =
version for UNIX/Linux. Source files can be accessed via the =
web at:


or via AFS at:


OpenAFS is the next in the current series of stable releases of =
for all platforms except Microsoft Windows. This minor release just adds =
support for the Linux 4.2 kernel.=20

Note that with Linux 4.2 and later kernels the OpenAFS client will not =
be able
to look up paths containing more than 40 volume mount points.

There are no further changes. Systems not affected by the Linux 4.2 VFS =
changes can continue to use the OpenAFS 1.6.14 release.

For more details please see


Bug reports should be filed to openafs-bugs@openafs.org .

Stephan Wiesand, 1.6 Branch Release Manager,
for the OpenAFS Release Team