[CentOS-devel] New XFS code for the CentOS-4 Kernel from SGI

Thu Nov 24 13:18:51 UTC 2005
James Pearson <james-p at moving-picture.com>

> NOTE:  This will not run currently with the CentOS Plus kernel, as XFS
> is already compiled as a module on that kernel.
> After some testing here (if all goes well), a new CentOS Plus kernel
> w/out XFS will be compiled and this code will also be moved (with
> instructions) to the CentOSPLus repo.

I would personally prefer if this XFS code could be merged into the 
CentOS Plus kernel. Having it as a separate RPM is a bit messy.

If anyone is interested, I've done this and it's available as a patch to 
the existing kernel-2.6.9- via:


BTW: what is the significance of '106' in the unsupported kernel name?

James Pearson