building kernel including GEOM_VINUM

Gary Jennejohn gljennjohn at
Sat Feb 5 09:07:32 UTC 2011

On Sat, 5 Feb 2011 00:48:56 +0200
Gleb Kurtsou <gleb.kurtsou at> wrote:

> On (04/02/2011 14:12), Gary Jennejohn wrote:
> > It would probably require some major hacking.  Apparently gvinum was
> > designed with using it only as a KLD in mind.
> The change it trivial, just add files listed in
> sys/modules/geom/geom_vinum/Makefile to sys/files.
> It was also necessary it tweak /sbin/gvinum to check if module loaded
> during startup to eliminate useless warning (afair).

For someone not used to working with the kernel I'd say that what you
describe is major hacking.  Especially the modification to gvinum.

Gary Jennejohn (gj@)

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