[Slackbuilds-users] bug in irqbalance
rw at rlworkman.net
Mon Sep 8 01:08:14 UTC 2008
On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 17:37:35 +0800
Grissiom <chaos.proton at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 1, 2008 at 12:21, Patrick J. Volkerding
> <volkerdi at slackware.com>wrote:
> > Grissiom wrote:
> >> Hmm, so many replies when I am sleeping ;) Thanks for caring this
> >> issue.
> > No problem. :-)
> > Yes, just as Scott
> >> said, there is no "make install" in the tiny official(upstream)
> >> Makefile. So
> >> Slackbuild install it manually. The Makefile only builds the
> >> binary.
> > In those cases, looking for an ad-hoc standard is preferable to
> > deciding where to place it based on the FHS. So, if everyone else
> > is putting it in /usr/bin/, we would probably be wise to do so as
> > well. It might be a good idea to look at some other distributions
> > packages to see if there's an agreement on this point.
> > All the best,
> > Pat
> > Thanks for your kind reply. From a quick Google search I found two
> > useful
> OpenSuSE 11.0 rpm for i586:(see the Files section)
> And some other rpms for many other distro:
> which seems all of those place the binary file in /usr/sbin. In my
> view, what the irqbanlance eventually do is to
> modify /proc/irq/*/smp_affinity file if you run a SMP system. And all
> the smp_affinity file is own by root and have 600 mode. So only if
> run as root, this programe could take into effect.
Okay, thanks to everyone who participated in this one :-)
I've just pushed a fixed irqbalance into READY, so it will
go out with the next public update.
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