----- Original Message -----
> From: "Saša Tomić" <tomi...@gmail.com>
> To: "Itamar Heim" <ih...@redhat.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 4:00:12 PM
> Subject: Re: [vdsm] Installing VDSM on an empty Fedora 16 machine?
> On 03/07/2012 03:20 PM, Itamar Heim wrote:
> > On 03/07/2012 03:38 PM, Saša Tomić wrote:
> >> Hi to all,
> >> Does anybody have step-by-step instructions how to install vdsm on
> >> an
> >> empty Fedora 16 machine?
> >> I need a git version of vdsm (to compile from source), so the
> >> binary
> >> rpms will not do the work.
> > add host via engine with rpm's, then replace them?
> Is this the recommended approach, or just a workaround?
> Can I be sure that a "make install" will copy all the files to right
> places, and that I will not get crashes in the future because of the
> incomplete installation of vdsm?
No, make install can't install all the required files. It tries to do
as much as it can but few things are distro-specific and are installed
by the %install section of the rpm (at build time).
> How do you guys do it?
We build and install the rpms:
./autogen.sh --system && make rpm
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