Fwd: Bug #665461: makedev: GNU/kFreeBSD needs ttyv[0-9]*.
FYI. makedev postinst failure is fixed in -91.
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De: Robert Millan <email@example.com>
Data: 31 de març de 2012 12:01
Assumpte: Re: Bug #665461: makedev: GNU/kFreeBSD needs ttyv[0-9]*.
Per a: Mats Erik Andersson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
tags 665461 pending
El 31 de març de 2012 0:26, Mats Erik Andersson
<email@example.com> ha escrit:
> The install image for GNU/kFreeBSD from last summer forced
> makedev upon me, and now when I conducted an upgrade, this
> bug hit me, and an hour later also a user in Argentine,
> see #665472.
I see. Looks like the safety check I requested for MAKEDEV.sh itself
should also be added to postinst (there's no need to bother about tty
names or such).
> I have merged the two bugs into one; not sure how to
> proceed. Bdale Garbee updated makedev eight days ago,
> and has received a copy of this suggestion in mending
> the package. With some luck he will contribute with ideas.
Bdale's update was to orphan the package, we shouldn't bother him with this.
I've just done a QA upload to fix the problem. Thanks for pointing out.