Debian/GNU Linux OMSA 5.1 package

Bas van der Vlies basv at sara.nl
Wed Dec 6 05:20:28 CST 2006


There is an new version available that is dependent on lsb-base and 
applied a patch so the web-server is now working.

Thanks to:
    - John Parnefjord
    - Sean Finney


Sander Keemink wrote:
> Hello,
> 
>  
> 
> The new OMSA 5.1 has been debianized by Bas vd Vlies and myself.
>   
> 
> Basically we created a Xen domain with Fedora Core. In the Xen domain we 
> installed OMSA 5.1.
> 
> Then we copied the /opt/dell/srvadmin directory and /etc/omreg.cfg to 
> our existing package.
> 
> This is, in our opinion, the easiest way to package it.
> 
>  
> 
> You can get it from the ftp:
> 
> ftp://ftp.sara.nl/pub/outgoing/dell/
> ftp://ftp.irc.sara.nl/pub/sara-omsa/dists/dell/sara/binary-i386/
 > ftp://ftp.irc.sara.nl/pub/sara-omsa/dists/dell/sara/binary-amd64/
> 
>  
> 
> We also created a special Debian repository for OMSA, just add this to 
> your /etc/apt/sources.list:
> 
> deb ftp://ftp.irc.sara.nl/pub/sara-omsa dell  sara
> 
> 
> The is NO WARRANTY and NO DOCUMENTATION.
> 
> The package is successfully in use on our 1850 machines, we have no 
> experience with other machines.

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