Ticket #262 (closed defect: wontfix)

Opened 12 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

openafs-modules-virtual should use modules built for -server

Reported by: broder Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone: Summer 2010 (Lucid Deploy)
Component: -- Keywords:
Cc: Fixed in version:
Upstream bug:

Description

For reasons that escape my comprehension, the -virtual kernel flavor in Ubuntu installs a -server kernel and identifies itself in uname -r as a -server kernel.

This means that openafs-modules-virtual should depend on openafs-modules-2.6.whatever-whatever-server instead of -virtual. Using openafs-modules-server isn't a substitute, because that depends on the -server kernel image, which conflicts with the -virtual kernel image.

The best thing to do might be to actually look at the file contents of each linux-image- package when we're building the metapackages.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by jdreed

  • Milestone set to The Distant Future

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by jdreed

  • Milestone changed from The Distant Future to IAP 2010

comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by broder

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to wontfix

We agreed at release-team that any new work on our openafs support should be in the direction of supporting dkms, not in the direction of new development on our autodebathenified openafs module packages, so I'm WONTFIXing this.

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