[zfs-discuss] RHEL/Centos/SL packages

Fajar A. Nugraha list at fajar.net
Fri Jun 29 06:49:32 EDT 2012


On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 4:49 PM, Jeremy Sanders <jeremysanders at gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone got a RHEL/Centos/Scientific Linux repository with ZFS
> linux kernel packages in it?

Nope

> It would be quite attractive to get ZFS
> working without having to recompile.

Correct. But creating a repo for RHEL/centos is not as easy as
creating a ppa. At minimum, you'd need to provide your own bandwidth.

> I also seem to remember something about integrating DKMS into the RPM
> packaging so that a single package could serve multiple kernels. Did
> that progress at all?

Doable, but still needs some work. So in short, no, it's still not supported.
This is the last one for SPL: https://github.com/zfsonlinux/spl/pull/129

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Fajar



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