Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
/ 2004-09-22 12:38:44 +0100 \ Robert Fowler: > Thanks for the help yesterday, I am still stuck and looking to find > answers to compiling issues. > > Basically I want to install a version of drbd on redhat advanced server > 2.1 Advanced Server with a kernel 2.4.9-e.49smp. I don't have the > option of upgrading the kernel as it will be out of support from Redhat. > > I have tried the following steps: > > Download the drbd source code drbd-0.7.4.tar.gz from drdb.org > Unzip the file gzip -d /usr/src/drbd-0.7.4.tar.gz > Untar the source code tar -xvf /usr/src/drbd-0.7.4.tar please use 0.6.13 with those ancient kernels. they lack some defines that we use naturally. and I am just too lazy to go over the 0.7 code and make it compile with redhat 2.4.9-whatever, because I am already in the process of dropping all 2.4 compatibility for the upcomming drbd 0.8. I know that 0.6.13 works fine with it, if you follow INSTALL. or use a more recent kernel. thanks, Lars Ellenberg -- please use the "List-Reply" function of your email client.