[OpenAFS] Re: Compiling openafs SRPM on Red Hat EL 6

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Mon, 13 Dec 2010 22:28:11 -0600

On Mon, 13 Dec 2010 21:56:53 -0500
Rich Sudlow <rich@nd.edu> wrote:

> What is the magic incantation for compiling openafs
> SRPM on Red Hat 6?

You cannot build a RHEL 6 SRPM from vanilla. You need[0] to
apply the patches from these two commits:


And from there it should be possible to generate an SRPM like normal,
and it should build on RHEL6.

> Also is OpenAFS 1.6 coming from 1.4 or 1.5?


[0] Only the first one is technically necessary, but it requires some
additional finagling to work unless you apply both of them.

Andrew Deason