[OpenAFS] debian packages & backports

Dan Pritts danno@internet2.edu
Fri, 19 May 2006 21:45:11 -0400

thanks all for all the debian related responses, and thanks Russ and
Andres for keeping the backports version updated.  That sure makes
life easier.

On Mon, May 01, 2006 at 04:33:12PM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Dan Pritts <danno@internet2.edu> writes:
> > I suppose this really is a generic debian question, not an openafs
> > question, but here goes.
> > Is there some reasonable way to run debian stable (sarge) but get a
> > recent and working openafs?
> > It looks like backports.org has a 1.4.0-3 release, is this something
> > that the official debian openafs packagers periodically put together?
> > If so, is there any commitment to what level of package support there
> > will be?
> I'm committed to supporting the backports.org version.  Andres Solomon, I
> think, was the person who did the last build, and I've been meaning to ask
> him whether he wants to do the next build as well or whether he'd rather
> that I maintain the backport since I'm willing to do so.
> -- 
> Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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