CTDB in master?

Amitay Isaacs amitay at samba.org
Tue Oct 8 01:00:17 MDT 2013

On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 4:56 PM, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher
<metze at samba.org>wrote:

> Am 06.10.2013 23:16, schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
> > G'Day,
> >
> > While we were at the Microsoft IO Lab we discussed what actually needed
> > to be done to get CTDB in the master tree.
> >
> > Why am I suddenly interested?  Well I really like the idea of automated
> > testing, and I would like to learn CTDB a little.  I've offered to help
> > because I've got a good grasp of autobuild, and have experience adding
> > new dependent environments to our selftest system.  The goal as I
> > understand it is to have a new environment, dependent on 3 or 4 CTDB
> > nodes, that presents a SERVER_URLLIST (or so) in the format that
> > smbtorture wants for the list of multiple servers.
> >
> > I understand metze has a branch with the ctdb history imported, and
> > obnox already has much of the autobuild work done.  We could import the
> > build with autoconf for now if that helps things move faster, but
> > naturally we would want to move to waf to keep just one system.
> >
> > With Samba 4.1 releasing soon, and our desire to have this done for
> > Samba 4.2, we really should take the opportunity of having many of the
> > parts in place, and I'm happy to help out for my part.
> >
> > Metze/Obnox:
> >
> > Is this the current tree that we would import?
> >
> https://gitweb.samba.org/?p=obnox/samba/samba-obnox.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/master-ctdb
> >
> > It seems almost finished: What can I do to help?  Is there any
> > particular part of our selftest system that is blocking you here?
> I just need to know when I should do the import of the current ctdb master
> into samba master and make ctdb master read only.

Thanks metze for the magic git fu.

We can merge CTDB tree after I have released 2.5. There are few
documentation updates and minor fixes pending.


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