[Gluster-devel] Fedora (f18), revised packaging for glusterfs

Joe Julian joe at julianfamily.org
Thu Aug 9 19:18:37 UTC 2012

On 08/09/2012 11:51 AM, John Mark Walker wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Joe Julian"<joe at julianfamily.org>
>>> If GlusterFS support is being pushed to the OpenStack project, then
>>> I think it shouldn't be in the gluster rpms.
>> Fair enough. I don't disagree with you, but---
>> When will the changes appear in the OpenStack (swift) sources? I
>> don't think we know, do we?
>> And once they're in, will we need to make any associated changes to
>> glusterfs?
>> In the mean time I'm not personally opposed to packaging a set of
>> extra RPMs. Gluster.org has already done that, but not in a
>> convenient way.
>> Once swift is usable out-of-the-box, I'd drop the extra RPMs in a
>> heartbeat because — obviously — it would be silly to keep them at
>> that point.
>> Thoughts?
> +1 - The goal is to push our changes into the Swift project, and we will continue to work towards that goal, but we don't know when that will happen.
> -JM

Maybe Jason or Leslie's talents could be put to use toward that end? I 
believe that kind of facilitation is something they work toward.

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