[OpenAFS] why linux sysnames are different
Wed, 02 Jan 2008 14:43:31 -0800
"Avinesh Kumar" <email@example.com> writes:
> Seem the right reason to do this in past !
> But the problem is still there.
And probably always will be, since changing sysnames is a nasty
backward-incompatible change and people have already build infrastructure
on local interpretations or workarounds for the existing sysnames.
I suppose we could start setting a sysname list based on both the kernel
version and the glibc version by default, but I shudder to think of the
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>