[OpenAFS] Client for latest kernel

Benjamin Kaduk kaduk@mit.edu
Mon, 15 May 2023 16:43:40 -0700

On Mon, May 15, 2023 at 10:48:13PM +0000, Diogo Castro wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I believe I haven’t seen this being mentioned before in the mailing list, I apologize if otherwise.
> We need to have a client built for Centos Stream 9, which is already running the kernel 5.14.0-307.
> In the past, to support CS, we cherry picked Gerrit 15199<https://gerrit.openafs.org/#/c/15199> on top of 1.8.9 and now we tried to do the same with Gerrit 15417<https://gerrit.openafs.org/#/c/15417> but so far we didn’t manage to make it compile.
> Is there any other patch we’re missing? Or any build flag?
> (Any plans to release a new version with this support? The minutes from the latest meeting doesn’t mention it.)

Yes, we're pretty close to putting out a 1.8.10pre1; the relevant
linux-support commits are already in the openafs-stable-1_8_x git branch.