[illumos-Developer] Plans on removing dependency on IPS ?
garrett at nexenta.com
Sun Dec 5 13:26:29 PST 2010
No formal plans, but I'm working with a few of my engineers to do this.
We'll probably replace that with an SVR4-ish dependency for building,
using the SVR4 tools we have in tree. (IPS will still be an option, but
should be *optional* rather than *mandatory*.)
No timeline yet.
On Mon, 2010-12-06 at 02:29 +0530, Sriram Narayanan wrote:
> Are there any plans or actions in progress on removing the dependency on IPS ?
> Has anyone done any analysis on this aspect so far? Have these
> findings been documented anywhere?
> As mentioned a few times in the past, the Belenix team wants to ensure
> that we do not use IPS and instead move to RPM5. We want to pay
> attention to generating rpms of the illumos build. We're about to
> explore this shortly, and would like to work together with anyone
> working on this specific task.
> -- Sriram
> Belenix: www.belenix.org
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