On Thu, Jul 07, 2005 at 08:34:35AM -0400, Matthew Miller wrote:
On Wed, Jul 06, 2005 at 11:52:01PM -0400, Jack Neely wrote:
> I've whipped up some new OpenAFS packages based on some of what we have
> discussed and proposed regarding kernel module packages. I'm kinda
> suprised that Matthew hasn't beaten me to it. :-)
Yeah, I was foolishly waiting for things to settle down. :)
Honestly, I'm glad someone else is working on this -- I'm glad to help, but
OpenAFS is too big and complicated to depend on just one maintainer.
We've had similar but seprate packages for a long time now. All about
finding something that works for both of us well.
I'll take a look at what you've got ... should the rest of
be moved to the Fedora Extras list?
I don't know. Yum isn't ready to handle kernel modules yet. My patch
wont be in 2.3.4 and there more patches that need writing to deal with "I
need to install kernel-module-openafs now what VRs do I install?" The
Since OpenAFS seems to be the common case to a lot of folks, and isn't
trivial to package...might as well let folks have a look. :-)
Jack Neely <slack(a)quackmaster.net>
Realm Linux Administration and Development
PAMS Computer Operations at NC State University
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