Coda File System

Re: New Coda release 5.3.20

From: Tobias Crefeld <>
Date: Sun, 15 Dec 2002 06:45:08 +0100
On Sat, 14 Dec 2002 19:28:55 -0500 Jan Harkes <>

> Right now only precompiled binaries for RedHat and Debian are
> available, as well as source tarballs that should compile on all
> platforms. Thanks to Casey Helfrich at Intel Research, the RPMS were
> compiled on a RedHat 8.0 system, which will hopefully fix the problems
> with missing libraries and such.

I'm trying to build some rpms for SuSE 8.0. Meanwhile I have got some
for lwp, rvm and rpc2 but I can't find a tarball under

RPM-rebuilding the srpm of coda needs root-privilege because of a
Although rebuilding the srpm as root there is still a problem
with some redhat-directories. It stops with this output:

Processing files: coda-debug-client-5.3.20-1
File not found:
/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/coda-build/etc/rc.d/init.d/venus.init PreReq:
/bin/sh Processing files: coda-debug-server-5.3.20-1
File not found:
/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/coda-build/etc/rc.d/init.d/codasrv.init File not
found: /usr/src/redhat/BUILD/coda-build/etc/rc.d/init.d/auth2.init File
not found: /usr/src/redhat/BUILD/coda-build/etc/rc.d/init.d/update.init
PreReq: /bin/sh Processing files: coda-debug-backup-5.3.20-1
Finding  Provides: (using /usr/lib/rpm/find-provides)...
Finding  Requires: (using /usr/lib/rpm/find-requires)...
Requires: /bin/sh /usr/bin/perl

It seems that the rebuild of the srpm mixes the BUILD between
/usr/src/redhat and /usr/src/packages. A tarball might helpful. TNX in

Received on 2002-12-15 00:46:50