[Openvas-distro] WMI packages for Debian/Ubuntu with OpenVAS patches applied
Jan-Oliver.Wagner at greenbone.net
Mon Feb 28 18:50:24 CET 2011
On Monday 28 February 2011 06:15:43 Mike Palmer wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> New to the list, while packaging OpenVAS 3.1 this weekend I didn't see
> any recent WMI packages in the Debian/Ubuntu repositories out there. Not
> sure if this is the right place for this but I figured I'd throw this
> out for anybody else packaging openvas-libraries. That said I'm pretty
> new to packaging in general so I can't say everything is right or
> perfect. Its just what I ended up with to build openvas-libraries with
> WMI support.
are you aware of
This is about using the GPLv2 wmi of samba.
Current Samba has two problems:
1. GPLv3: Not evil as such, but we have still code which is GPLv2-only
2. wmi-client removed: The samba dev team planned to add some
better stuff, but it seemed it ended with no wmi client at all.
I didn't check for a while because of 1)
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