[CentOS-devel] Any plans to rebuild RHS under CentOS?

Fri Jan 10 07:02:29 UTC 2014
C. L. Martinez <carlopmart at gmail.com>

On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 10:33 PM, Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org> wrote:
> On 01/08/2014 01:20 PM, C. L. Martinez wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 8, 2014 at 12:29 PM, Jacob Yundt <jyundt at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>  Exists some plans to do a rebuild  of RedHat Storage Server in CentOS
>>>> distribution??
>>> I can't speak for the CentOS devs, but I kept getting into a weird
>>> jboss dependency loop when trying to build the console (RHSC).  Other
>>> than that, most of the srpms rebuilt without issue.
>> Thanks Jacob ... I'm not worried about the console ... I can live without it :))
> At that point isnt a complete gluster build enough to tick the box ?
> there is a bug report on bugs.centos.org where conversation aims to
> restore sanity to the present situation in el6.5 where the client side
> code and some deps for it are present in distro with no way to map the
> rest to epel or gluster builds.
> Talking to Johnmark and Kaleb - we could try and either build something
> into Extras/ that does map back to the version bits in distro, or we
> just do the whole centos-release-gluster-*.rpm that brings in a local
> centos.org hosted gluster specific repo and obsoletes the indistro
> components : while this sounds drastic, its not that bad a place to be
> since the dep chain outbound within the distro is fairly small ( to
> satisfy libvirt features on client side ), so the centos-release-gluster
> process would only be needed on the storage cluster itself.
> personally, I'd prefer to 'complete' using Extras/ for now and let the
> larger ecosystem scope define if we need the centos-release-gluster
> model. But get onto that bug report and lets have the focused conversation.
> - KB

+1. I totally agree with this.