[OpenAFS] Fedora 5
Thu, 30 Mar 2006 10:05:28 -0500
On Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 07:33:51PM -0500, Derek Atkins wrote:
> 1) There hasn't been an OpenAFS release that actually supports FC5
> kernels, only a release candidate (1.4.1rc10)
This is also the case with the just-released FC4 update.
> And finally: I've been sick and therefore everything I've been doing
> since FC5 was actually released has been through a haze of Nyquil and
> sleep deprevation.
That sucks -- get better.
> Seriously, tho.. RPMs don't appear by magic. It takes me several days
> of real time to build all the RPMs for all the various Red Hat / Fedora
> systems I still support. It takes a not-insignificant amount of time
> to make sure the SPEC file works on all the platforms, and making sure
> I have all the right build options and whatnot. But it also requires
> an OpenAFS release.. Which we still don't have.
It *is* a goal of Fedora folks to have OpenAFS in Fedora Extras. Like you, I
have limited time, but if this is done, it should take some of the pressure
off of you -- you could concentrate on building the RHEL packages and refer
people to us for Fedora.
Matthew Miller firstname.lastname@example.org <http://mattdm.org/>
Boston University Linux ------> <http://linux.bu.edu/>