Bug 739606 - Add blkmapd to nfs-utils
Summary: Add blkmapd to nfs-utils
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nfs-utils
Version: 16
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steve Dickson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-19 15:48 UTC by Jim Rees
Modified: 2011-10-03 18:05 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: nfs-utils-1.2.5-0.fc16
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-10-03 18:05:03 UTC

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Description Jim Rees 2011-09-19 15:48:28 UTC
Description of problem:
nfs-utils is missing the blkmapd program, needed to support the pnfs block layout client present in linux kernel 3.1.

Additional info:
Source code for blkmapd is available on the for-steve branch of this git repo:

It has also been sent to the linux-nfs mailing list.

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2011-09-27 19:57:38 UTC
nfs-utils-1.2.5-0.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2011-09-28 18:50:55 UTC
Package nfs-utils-1.2.5-0.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing nfs-utils-1.2.5-0.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-10-03 18:04:58 UTC
nfs-utils-1.2.5-0.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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