Treat Linux 4 (and greater) as Linux 2.6/3
authorAnders Kaseorg <andersk@mit.edu>
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 04:43:49 +0000 (23:43 -0500)
committerJeffrey Altman <jaltman@your-file-system.com>
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:27:32 +0000 (19:27 -0500)
In an age where Linux version numbers are determined by Google+ polls,
it’s clear that they aren’t going to be very useful for marking major
API compatibility boundaries like they were in the days of 2.2/2.4.

Change-Id: I56e0e88eb178573c3eb280d5a5a01d8b8a20a363
Reviewed-on: http://gerrit.openafs.org/11755
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Reviewed-by: Stephan Wiesand <stephan.wiesand@desy.de>
Reviewed-by: Marc Dionne <marc.c.dionne@gmail.com>
Reviewed-by: Benjamin Kaduk <kaduk@mit.edu>
Reviewed-by: Jeffrey Altman <jaltman@your-file-system.com>

acinclude.m4

index 6fc862d..e581d9b 100644 (file)
@@ -455,7 +455,7 @@ case $system in
                 case "$GUESS_LINUX_VERSION" in
                   2.2.*) AFS_SYSKVERS=22 ;;
                   2.4.*) AFS_SYSKVERS=24 ;;
-                  2.6.* | 3.*) AFS_SYSKVERS=26 ;;
+                  [2.6.* | [3-9]* | [1-2][0-9]*]) AFS_SYSKVERS=26 ;;
                   *) AC_MSG_ERROR(Couldn't guess your Linux version [2]) ;;
                 esac
                 ;;