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RE: [Xen-devel] debian and gfs and xen

To: "Adam Heath" <doogie@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "Mark A. Williamson" <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] debian and gfs and xen
From: "James Harper" <james.harper@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2005 13:31:38 +1000
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Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] debian and gfs and xen
> > For testing purposes, you could try using an undebianised XenLinux
> kernel and
> > the stock GFS patches.  If it works, you can try to integrate it all
> nicely.
> I never use debianized kernel source.  Hate it with a passion(don't
get me
> started).  I've always used pristine kernel source, and applied the
> patch
> myself.  Applying gfs should be no different.

I use make-kpkg nowadays, but I guess that's just because I'm
comfortable with it, and the resulting deb can be applied to multiple
machines. The latest gfs I could find (redhat cvs) appears to be
external modules, not patches to the kernel. My first attempt at
compiling (./configure ; make ) didn't work though.


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