OpenAFS Master Repository branch, openafs-stable-1_6_1-branch, updated. openafs-stable-1_6_1pre4-2-gfe4ed0d

Gerrit Code Review
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 09:11:30 -0700 (PDT)

The following commit has been merged in the openafs-stable-1_6_1-branch branch:
commit fe4ed0d12306087cd12f802d3ad71d42cedfeaa7
Author: Jonathan Billings <>
Date:   Thu Mar 8 09:23:40 2012 -0500

    redhat: Don't replace modified configuration files during rpm update
    The previous setting for three %config files mentioned in the spec file:
    %config /etc/sysconfig/openafs
    %config %{_prefix}/vice/etc/ThisCell
    %config %{_prefix}/vice/etc/cacheinfo
    When using an unadorned %config, it's possible that these files will
    be replaced by the packaged version during a package update.  Changing
    %config to %config(noreplace) means that the packaged file will be
    installed with the extension .rpmnew if there is already a modified
    (from the existing package's version) file with the same name on the
    installed machine.
    The concern here is that updating an existing system could potentially
    change the configuration if the person installing doesn't pay close
    attention.  The Rule of Least Surprise indicates that we should
    try to preserve existing configuration changes whenever possible.
    Change-Id: I50278e6c9d8ebcf4a80386f16b50e9695bdaca0a
    Reviewed-by: Derrick Brashear <>
    Tested-by: Derrick Brashear <>
    Tested-by: BuildBot <>

 src/packaging/RedHat/ |    6 +++---
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

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