kolab ready to with Kernel 2.6.5-8.26 (SuSE 9.1)?

Martin Konold martin.konold at erfrakon.de
Wed May 5 09:08:33 CEST 2004

Am Wednesday 05 May 2004 08:42 am schrieb Thomas Lotterer:

Hi Thomas,

> This should not be a problem with the kolab package from OpenPKG 2.0.
> I remember we debugged this issue down into the kernel sources to find
> out O_DIRECT is fully broken in 2.2 and 2.4 kernels. We found out that
> RedHat completely ignores this flag to make software work. According to
> the HISTORY [1] OpenPKG was patched on 15-Sep-2003, see [2] and read the
> comment around O_DIRECT there.

Yes, your analysis is very much correct though the sources for Kolab 1.0.x as 
distributed by erfrakon show this problem.
-- martin

Dipl.-Phys. Martin Konold

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