Suggestion for an altered portmap package

Daniel Veillard veillard at
Thu Aug 12 08:33:32 UTC 2004

On Thu, Aug 12, 2004 at 10:14:46AM +0200, Troels Arvin wrote:
> On Thu, 12 Aug 2004 08:52:24 +0200, Alexander Larsson wrote:
> > Gamin is a per-user process. So, not only does it not use portmap, it
> > also works with selinux.
> Nice. Searching the developer list for gamin information doesn't reveal
> answers to:
>  - will gamin be part of FC 3? (can't see it in v. 2.90)

  It's in Rawhide, so it's expected to be in Fedora Core 3 test2. Yes
I expect to have it in FC3, unless there is too many problems I can't fix.

>  - will all desktop applications in FC3 then be independent
>    of portmap?

  you won't have that dependancy though fam anymore, yes.

> If 'yes' to both, then I will not try to push the altered portmap into
> Fedora.

  Keep the patch around, just in case.


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