[K12OSN] new LTSP 4.2 test packages with the VNC module built in
eharrison at mail.mesd.k12.or.us
Wed May 24 23:27:41 UTC 2006
The package rebuild has completed and has been tested.
The server is pretty busy at the moment, the repositories may take
longer than usual to rebuild. The fixed package should appear by 5:00pm PDT.
Eric Harrison wrote:
> Jesse McDonnell wrote:
>> On Tue, 23 May 2006 22:09:29 -0700 (PDT)
>> Eric Harrison <eharrison at mail.mesd.k12.or.us> wrote:
>>> The good news:
>>> I finally figured out a way to get the vnc X11 extension module to build
>>> consistently inside the LTSP build environment. I sent Jim the patch,
>>> hopefully the LTSP guys will find it useful as well.
>>> I added the patched ltsp_i386 packages to the 5.0 beta repositories,
>>> you should be able to run "yum update" in about 20 minutes or so to
>>> install the new package.
>> Saw this while drinking my first cup of coffee this morning and thought, let me try it. Did a yum *upgrade* instead of update and now my clients won't boot. Shouldn't be so eager before I wake up properly.
>> The client fails at line 74 of /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/rc.sysinit with "modprobe - command not found" then fails to connect to the swap server, and finally with the message "stat of /dev/tty1 failed: no such file or directory" and "stat of /dev/tty2 failed: no such etc"
>> If I turn off NBD swap it still fails with the "stat of /dev/tty1 failed" message.
>> Any pointers on how to fix this?
> Doh! A fine example of a brown-bag release :-(
> I did test this before I uploaded it, I have no idea how my terminal
> managed to boot...
> I found the problem, but it takes a while to build new packages. In the
> meantime, you can revert to the old package. The 32bit repository has
> been back-rev'd, the 64bit repository should be done in 10 minutes or so...
> rpm -e --nodeps ltsp_i386
> yum clean all
> yum install ltsp_i386
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