[OpenAFS] rxk5 Mainline Issues?
Sat, 7 Nov 2009 10:20:56 -0500
On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 3:13 PM, Marcus Watts <firstname.lastname@example.org> wro=
>> Marcus has also summarised the issues to the afs3-stds list, along
>> with his feelings of how desirable / achievable each feature might be:
>> (There are additional issues, beyond those from the hackathon, on that
>> list - in particular, many sites indiciated at the Rome Workshop that
>> a flag day transition to rxk5 would not be achievable for them)
> I should comment a bit about timeline.
> At the hackathon, it turns out the openafs gatekeepers have a schedule
> whereby 1.6 comes out in "6 months", and nothing regarding improved
> security mechanisms can happen "to the mainline" before then. =A0So that
> schedule has nothing to do with rxk5; it's an absolute constraint.
Apparently code revision system branches were invented recently or
something. You should check them out. They're awesome.
with equivalent disingenuous skills to the next guy