[DRBD-user] applying patch how to

Robert Fowler Robert.Fowler at ward.ie
Wed Sep 22 12:14:53 CEST 2004

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I am trying to install drbd 0.6.13 and use the linux redhat 2.4.9 kernel

Q: Compiling fails with "structure has no member named `nice'" from on
the drbd_syncer.c?

On the drbd website it states to apply the patch below.  However as I am
new to linux ho do you apply this patch, typing it out doest work ????

--- drbd_syncer.c       Wed Oct 16 06:19:17 2002
+++ drbd_syncer.c.orig  Wed Oct 16 06:18:27 2002
@@ -311,7 +311,7 @@
 #define SPEED_MIN (mdev->conf.sync_rate_min)
 #define SYNC_MARKS      10
 #define SYNC_MARK_STEP  (3*HZ)
-#if defined(MAX_RT_PRIO) || defined(CONFIG_MAX_RT_PRIO)
+#if 1
/* this should work for the O(1) scheduler */
 #define drbd_set_user_nice(current,x) set_user_nice(current,(x))
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