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Re: [Freeipmi-devel] [PATCH] build: do not use -module to link libfreeip

From: Albert Chu
Subject: Re: [Freeipmi-devel] [PATCH] build: do not use -module to link libfreeipmi.
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2011 13:58:01 -0700

Hey Diego,

On Tue, 2011-09-06 at 11:20 -0700, Diego Elio Pettenò wrote:
> Il giorno mar, 06/09/2011 alle 10.26 -0700, Albert Chu ha scritto:
> > 
> > Thanks.  Applied.  It'll be in the next release of FreeIPMI.  I just
> > released 1.0.6 last week, so unless there is urgency, I'll wait a bit
> > to
> > release. 
> No urgency from me, I've actually applied this in Gentoo for a bit, and
> I forgot to send it :(
> I just hope to find a bit more time and before 1.0.7 submit at least one
> change to bmc-watchdog so that it actually works for us (basically I'd
> just need it to maintain its own pidfile while in daemon mode).

Thanks.  I wouldn't be surprised if there is a gentoo or LSB issue w/
the bmc-watchdog script.  I mostly develop/support Redhat/Fedora.

> I would also suggest changing drastically the build system to reduce
> recursion, to seriously speed up parallel build (see [1]) but I'm not
> sure if it's the right time for that.
> [1]

Yeah, the build system for FreeIPMI is needing of rework.  There are
tons of issues and annoyances.  Many of which are legacy.  It may not be
the right time.


Albert Chu
Computer Scientist
High Performance Systems Division
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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