Bruce Allen :
> Hi Simon,
> That's very nice to hear! We are just in the process of issuing a new
> release of smartmontools, so I will ask you to wait a few more days.
> Then your code can go into the next experimental release. Meanwhile,
> please send me a sourceforge username so I can add you.
I would prefer a sourceforge username galaxy_wang.
> Could you please correspond with Keiji Sawada about this? He has
> contributed and maintained the Solaris port of smartmontools for a
> number of years, and I would like to be sure that he approves of these
> changes! But I expect that he will be enthusiastic about having some
> 'inside help'.
This is a part of SFW (Sun freeware) project to enrich Solaris with many
frequently used tools and applications. As you know, smartmontools can
run smoothly on Solaris. So this porting contains only a small
modification to take advantage of SMF, a uniform mechanism to manage
service on Solaris.
> On Wed, 5 Mar 2008, lingjun wang (Simon) wrote:
>> Hi smartmontools,
>> I am an engineer in Sun and we would like to port smartmontools to
>> Solaris. Rather than using the legacy mode, we prefer SMF (Solaris
>> Servier Management Facility), meaning that we will putback some new code
>> to the project.
>> It would be nice if I can have an account to access CVS.
>> - Simon