Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 431030
dtc for EPEL 4/5
Last modified: 2009-07-14 11:00:20 EDT
Are you interested in (co-)maintaining dtc for the EL-4/EL-5 branches?
I would be interested to do it if you are not.
Sure, I'd be willing to do that. Note that there are two things to keep in mind
1) dtc is merged into the kernel itself as of 2.6.25, so kernel builds no longer
need an external copy installed.
2) dtc itself is on a rather rapid development pace. So it would get more
frequent updates than some Enterprise people are used to perhaps
Concerning 1: I am interested in the availability of dtc for epel not for kernel
development but rather for firmware oriented use.
Concerning 2: Might get a problem if it will not stay compatible to dtc version
17, but it would be great to have it available for a start anyways.
(In reply to comment #2)
> Concerning 1: I am interested in the availability of dtc for epel not for kernel
> development but rather for firmware oriented use.
Somehow I knew that ;)
> Concerning 2: Might get a problem if it will not stay compatible to dtc version
> 17, but it would be great to have it available for a start anyways.
I think v17 is going to stay around for a while. I'll try to keep that in mind
Package Change Request
Package Name: dtc
New Branches: EL-4 EL-5
(In reply to comment #4)
> cvs done.
Gah, I suck. I'm doing local mock builds for this today and will build it for
EL-4/EL-5 assuming they complete without error.
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