[OpenAFS] Question: discontinuing support for Solaris < 2.6

Renata Maria Dart renata@slac.stanford.edu
Fri, 19 Jan 2007 13:24:32 -0800 (PST)

Hi Dale, we have no objections...we have no solaris systems
older than 2.8.


On Fri, 19 Jan 2007, Dale Ghent wrote:

>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
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