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boot-floppies_3.0.19_i386.changes INSTALLED

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bf-doc_3.0.19_i386.tar.gz byhand
bf-images-1.20_3.0.19_i386.tar.gz byhand
bf-images-1.44_3.0.19_i386.tar.gz byhand
bf-images-2.88_3.0.19_i386.tar.gz byhand
bf-misc_3.0.19_i386.tar.gz byhand
  to pool/main/b/boot-floppies/boot-floppies_3.0.19.dsc
  to pool/main/b/boot-floppies/boot-floppies_3.0.19.tar.gz
  to pool/main/b/boot-floppies/boot-floppies_3.0.19_all.deb
  to pool/main/b/boot-floppies/install-doc_3.0.19_i386.deb
Changes: boot-floppies (3.0.19) unstable; urgency=low
  * really notable changes:
    - reiserfs and udma100-ext3 flavors have been replaced with the new bf2.4
      flavor (using kernel 2.4.17)
    - support for "new-powermac" architecture
  * bugs closed by using new stuff from the archive;
    closes: #127524
  * Matt Kraai
    - tell pcmcia to use dhclient, closes: #125683
    - install the MBR on the first available IDE disk, closes: #119825
    - configure pcmcia interface properly, closes: #118997
  * Phil Blundell
    - fix for documentation display of non-English dbootstrap msgs
    - avoid comic situation at reboot time where the user is prompted
      to take the CD out of the drive, but the drawer is still locked
    - reformat French release notes for display (other languages still
      need checking), closes: #125646
    - check that LINGUA is set to C when LC is enabled, closes: #126035
    - enable Japanese on arm
    - try mounting floppy images with type "auto" first, closes: #94435
    - add support for new arm subarch "lart"; reorganise arm build a bit
    - enable LC on alpha
    - remove Greek keymap (it breaks the build with recent console-data)
    - correct LANGUAGE bogosity in dbootstrap_settings, closes: #127413
  * Adam Di Carlo
    - enable i18n for i386's reiserfs flavor, which was indicated as
      enabled before but really wasn't
    - reboot using the 'reboot' command rather than signalling PID 1,
      closes: #119834
    - require whiptail >= 0.50.17-9, closes: #125999
    - require debootstrap >= 0.1.16
  * Colin Walters
    - support for "new-powermac" architecture.  closes: #126489, #127955, #131409
    - Yaboot can now boot from XFS and ext3, so allow the user to make
      /boot with these filesystem types
    - kill any DHCP daemon running if the user chooses static networking,
      closes: #126205
    - minor rescue.sh cleanups, fixes
    - Add EXTRACT_LIST_powerpc_newpmac and SMALL_BASE_LIST_powerpc_newpmac
    - fix rootdisk.sh to install yabootwrapper for newpmac too
  * Eduard Bloch
    - when mounting DOS partitions, use vfat instead of msdos where possible,
      closes: #123973
    - added tune2fs to the extract list, maybe needed for ext3 conversion
    - enable i18n for i386's udma100-ext3 flavor, was a typo in
    - German translation updates
    - additional check to make sure that ext3 is supported before choosing it
    - Adapted messages for choose-target dialogs when making a problem report
    - bf2.4 integration: README, new rules in i386.rules
    - mkreiserfs in all flavors. Since we do have the space, the user should
      be used to replace the kernel and use reiserfs with any flavor
    - preliminary dbootstrap support for locales preinstallation
    - made a workaround to store the list of loaded modules in /etc/modules
    - updated libc version in rootdisk.sh to 2.2.5
    - dropped non-C message files from modconfs tarball (never used)
  * John H. Robinson, IV
    - when mounting partitions of type 82, test the actual filesystem type
    - trouble report log now gzipped
    - added ``livecd'' kernel and base system installation method
    - re-worked ``mounted'' kernel and base system installation method
    - Closes: #108477, #123926, #127521
  * Chris Tillman: documentation updates
    - revise BootX instructions for OldWorld Mac booting
    - add basedebs.tgz instructions, installation options
    - add link to MakeDebianFloppy AppleScript utility
    - PPP is not available until after base installation Closes: #127550
    - add powerpc to list of arches requiring 16M in main.c
    - fix minor build stop error, release.sh
    - Spelling, dangling prepositions in README-Users.m4 (no changes
      in meaning)
    - Change example of proprietary hardware (Closes: #129837)
    - add comments to pmac yaboot.conf (2 versions)
    - delete half-line from end of release notes, Closes: #127583
  * Guido Günther
    - use kernel 2.4.16 on mips
    - mips uses an uncompressed kernel called vmlinux
  * Junichi Uekawa
    - Japanese dbootstrap message updates
    - Japanese doc-check fixes
    - update release_notes in rootdisk/messages/ja/
    - change .cvsignore in utilities/dbootstrap/langs/ which contained
    *.xml, because that would ignore the necessary file "langs.xml"
  * André Luís Lopes: Portuguese updates
    - Removed two obsolete messages
    - Bring translation up-to-date with original english
    - Fix a fuzzy message.
  * Claus Hindsgaul: Danish updates
  * Edmund GRIMLEY EVANS: Esperanto updates
  * David Martínez: Spanish updates
  * David Hilvert
    - fix disk type, closes: #127370
  * Jordi Mallach:
    - Catalan updates
    - documentation fixes
    - Catalan documentation updates from Antoni Bella
    - Catalan translation of dselect-beginner from Antoni Bella
  * Marcin Owsiany
    - Polish updates (pl.po)
    - doc-check: warn instead of dying onn missing files
  * Daniel Kobras: more hints on booting mips via TFTP, Closes: #127436
  * Michael Sobolev
    - adapt language specification build process for the new python2.1-xml
      0.7-1 or better; closes: #127405
  * Richard Hirst
    - hppa: use uname() to determine subarch and modify default kernel and
      drivers path.  Closes: #128237
    - hppa: "new-powermac" changes stopped it compressing the kernel in
      rescue.bin; fixed.
    - ia64 now uses 2.4.17 kernel
  * Stefan Gybas
    - require debootstrap >= (fixed intctl patch, s390 fixes)
    - require busybox >= 0.60.2-3.1 (contains pidof)
    - s390 now uses kernel 2.4.16 and glibc 2.2.5
    - s390: use wc from busybox again
    - s390: fix interactive CTC setup. Closes: #129940
    - s390: remove /usr/lib/debootstrap/devices.tag.gz from initrd so that
      devfs will be mounted in /target
    - s390: new directory structure: one directory for VM reader and one
      for (emulated) tape installations
    - s390: create /etc/zipl.conf and /boot/parmfile
    - various other small s390 fixes
  * Kirk Hilliard
    - fix typo in README-Users.m4. Closes: #129470
  * Andre Luis Lopes: Portuguese updates
  * Karsten Merker
    - "new-powermac" changes broke ECOFF kernel handling in kernel.sh
      for mipsel and hppa; fixed
    - added DELO (DECstation bootloader) support in bootconfig.c
    - added mipsel section in the Maintainers file
    - added support for conversion of kernel images from ELF to ECOFF
      on mipsel; kernel-package 7.79 and newer delivers only ELF
    - mipsel documentation updates in hardware.sgml and
    - mipsel now uses kernel 2.4.17 and libc6 2.2.5
    - fixed documentation build problem for non-i386 platforms in
  * Christian Mock:
    - Check for bootargs.console being NULL in utilities/dbootstrap/baseconfig.c.
  * David Kimdon
    - Build-depend on bogl-bterm, locales, libpng2-dev on archs that
      do language chooser (Closes: #129037)
    - don't call strcmp on NULL pointer in select_not_mounted.c
    - on net install of drivers and kernel put files in proper
      directory (closes: #131121)
    - updates to release notes
    - doc, build updates for bf2.4
    - try to find a debian cdrom to optimize prompting (closes: #123948)
    - when selecting the 'unmounted partition' install method don't unmount
      the partition before we can do anything useful with it.
  * Michael Tiedtke
    - handle LILO installation location response correctly, closes: #120386
Announcing to debian-devel-changes@lists.debian.org
Closing bugs: 108477 118997 119825 119834 120386 123926 123948 123973 125646 125683 125999 126035 126205 126489 127370 127405 127413 127436 127521 127524 127550 127583 127955 128237 129037 129470 129837 129940 131121 131409 94435 

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