[Slackbuilds-users] bug in irqbalance
rworkman at slackbuilds.org
Mon Sep 1 02:49:50 UTC 2008
Patrick J. Volkerding wrote:
> Grissiom wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> The irqbalance could only take into effect only if run as root. So
>> here is
>> my patch:
> Even if something only works for root, IMHO it is better to get upstream
> to make location changes. That way other things (scripts, perhaps)
> won't try to run with an absolute path of /usr/bin/ expecting to find it
Yep, agreed, now that I see what the proposed change was.
Thanks, Alan and Scott, for pointing out my eyesight troubles. ;-)
> On the occasions that things have been moved like this without involving
> upstream, we've at least placed a symlink in the old, official upstream
> location to avoid those possible problems.
In this case, I don't think we gain anything from the move, so this can
be my official NAK on the proposed patch.
To the original poster: send the suggestion to the irqbalance developers.
If they make the change, then we'll obviously follow it.
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