Eric Sandeen wrote:
Both the current development tree and the beta tree are 2.4.0 based.
The prerelease patches can be found at.
The prerelease patches will be updated as bugs are discovered and fixed.
The Devel patches as mentioned below are update sporadically, generally
the tree is upgraded to the next revision of linux.
The quickest way to get up to speed is to download the XFS cvs patch and
linux tree, and patch'er up.
Once the the linux-xfs has been CVSatized, updates shouldn't require
% cvs -z3 update -d
should to the trick.
> I think that
> ftp://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/download/Jan182001devel.patch.gz is a
> snapshot patch against 2.4.0.
> contains CVS tags as well.
> > it's not easy to download _uncompressed_
> (cvs -z3 will use compression for the transfer, BTW)
> Nathan Scott wrote:
> > hi,
> > Can someone let me know if we have a 2.4.0 patch on oss at
> > this stage? (beta2 looks 2.4.0 based - so I guess we will
> > shortly?)
> > thanks.
> > --- Forwarded mail from Ben Roberts <broberts@xxxxxxxx>
> > Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2001 14:26:39 -0500
> > From: Ben Roberts <broberts@xxxxxxxx>
> > To: nathans@xxxxxxx
> > Subject: XFS on Debian
> > ...[snip]...
> > ... and (more importantly) if kernel sources and patches are
> > as well, since it's not easy to download _uncompressed_ 2.4 kernel
> > source from _cvs_ on a 56k connection.
> > --
> > ---End of forwarded mail from Ben Roberts <broberts@xxxxxxxx>
> > --
> > Nathan