On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 01:24:14PM +0100, Patrick Winnertz wrote:
> There a slight problem with the removal of db4.4 as ldiskfsprogs really needs
> 4.4 and nothing higher atm.
> After a speak with upstream it got clear that newer version won't compile
> if they would compile) there is no guarantee that you didn't break your
> filesystem while using them.
> So there is currently no other choice for me as to keep 4.4 in build-depends.
> There is a work in progress on upstream's site in order to port the lustre
> patches for e2fsprogs to an newer version and to support then also a newer db
> Until that I would like to ask you to reschedule the db4.4 removal as these
> tools are really necessary for the usage of a lustre cluster filesystem.
It's looking more and more unlikely that I'll have time to look at this this
weekend, but there's still a chance.
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