[elrepo-devel] [elrepo] [users] drbd83 still in testing

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Wed Aug 11 20:11:30 CEST 2010


On Wed, 11 Aug 2010, Alan Bartlett wrote:

> On 10 August 2010 14:05, Joseph L. Casale <jcasale at activenetwerx.com> wrote:
>>> O.k. folks, a few questions:
>>>
>>> (1) When was the package first made publicly available by us (the
>>> ELRepo Project)?
>>> (2) Any advances on two satisfied users (JLC, DW)?
>>> (3) Has the package been tested to destruction on a sacrificial / test system?
>>> (4) Any quirks / oddities, etc, noticed?
>>
>> As stated, I have been running them since Dag made them available, Mid June.
>> The pair of nodes I use them on see plenty of traffic every day and migrate
>> between each other often as part of normal use w/o issue.
>
> In view of the above favourable report, I am willing to agree to the
> package's promotion from the testing to the main repository.

We are using it as well and are doing several test-installations a 
day/week using these packages. No problems have been reported yet. They 
had been using the "official" (rebuilt) packages from Linbit which were 
kernel-dependent.


> Dag -- Will you be willing to maintain the package?

I am willing to upgrade the packages and maintain them regarding listening 
to bug-reports and fixing items. But I cannot guarantee to have an 
environment for testing in the future. So we still require a small 
community of people to test them.

Our website probably should allow to build communities and improve 
communication between users of packages. People should be able to 
subscribe to a package and automatically receive update notices for 
testing and stable packages. Something to think about :-)


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