[OpenAFS] Question: discontinuing support for Solaris < 2.6

Dale Ghent daleg@umbc.edu
Fri, 19 Jan 2007 16:18:47 -0500

Well, it's been a week since I posed the mentioned question. I'll  
take this opportunity to offer a reminder to speak up in case this  
proposal affects you. I'll wait another week before taking the  
proposal further.

Any sort of opinion, pro or con, is invited.


On Jan 13, 2007, at 3:34 PM, Dale Ghent wrote:

> I'm going through the Solaris-related AFS client code right now and  
> cleaning it up a good bit. Something that would really help is if  
> support for Solaris versions older than 2.6 (ie: 2.0 - 2.5.1) could  
> be cut out, this really reducing the #ifdef mess.
> Obviously, if this were to happen, it would be done in the OpenAFS  
> 1.5 development branch only.
> The basic question is: Is there any opposition to doing this?

Dale Ghent
UNIX Systems Specialist
UMBC - Office of Information Technology
ECS 201 - x51705