[OpenAFS] Re: OpenAFS + Kerb5
Thu, 16 Feb 2006 16:34:56 +0100
On Feb 16, 2006, at 4:25 PM, Jim Rees wrote:
> thus you won't gain anything by compiling the userland parts with
> gcc. You still need the 'native' compilers.
> I could imagine some cases where this would be useful. For
> example, you
> might be using the pre-compiled package for your platform, but want to
> recompile some userland tool so you can make a local modification
> to it.
I never thought of that, since for me building OpenAFS was always a
sort of 'all or nothing' game ;-)
Even though I wouldn't encourage people to distribute different,
modified tools also situated inside and built from the OpenAFS tree.
But ... you're right.