DKMS 2.1.0.0 release

Mario Limonciello mario_limonciello at dell.com
Tue Aug 25 10:48:02 CDT 2009


Great thanks.  I'll do a hotfix release with that then.

Chenault, Thomas wrote:
> I have verified that the fix proposed below works on RHEL5.3 and SLES11.
> I have not encountered any other difficulties with the new code.
>
>
> Thomas
>
> Mario Limonciello wrote:
>   
>> Thomas:
>>
>> I can confirm that works still on F11, so if that fixes RHEL 5.3 and
>> SLES 11, I'll do a follow up bug fix release with that in place.
>>
>> Any other gotchas that you saw on RHEL 5.3 with the changes that were
>>     
> made?
>   
>> Chenault, Thomas wrote:
>>     
>>> Yes, Fedora 11 defines _datarootdir as:
>>>
>>>     %_datarootdir      %{_prefix}/share
>>>
>>> Fedora 11 also defines _datadir as:
>>>
>>>     %_datadir          %{_datarootdir}
>>>
>>> As far as I can tell, RHEL5 and SLES11 do not define _datarootdir,
>>>       
> but
>   
>>> they do both define _datadir: 
>>>
>>>     %_datadir          %{_prefix}/share
>>>
>>> Adding the following to the top of template-dkms-mkrpm.spec might be
>>>       
> an
>   
>>> adequate solution.
>>>
>>>     %{?!_datarootdir: %define _datarootdir %{_datadir}}
>>>
>>>       
>
>   

-- 
Mario Limonciello
*Dell | Linux Engineering*
mario_limonciello at dell.com

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