Uploaded util-linux 2.9g-6 (source i386) to master
Ok, so if we really want a Debian 2.1 that is 100% kernel 2.2.x
compatible it needs this package to be included in frozen.
I've just uploaded it in Incoming/ 10 minutes ago.
Non-developers can also access it at http://www.ldsol.com/~vincent/
(NB: there are _2_ binary packages to install: util-linux and mount.)
Needless to say that before to be eventually included in frozen, this
package must be _heavily_ tested. So if you're currently running the
frozen distribution, please install this package and report any problem
you may find.
NB: back in June 1996, I decided to switch from Slackware to Debian
because Debian 1.1 (codename: buzz ;) was the very first to be kernel
2.0.x ready. So I hope having Debian 2.1 kernel 2.2.x ready will attract a
lot a new users to Debian. ;)
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Date: Tue, 26 Jan 1999 23:51:57 +0100
Binary: mount util-linux
Architecture: source i386
Distribution: frozen unstable
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <email@example.com>
mount - Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems.
util-linux - Miscellaneous system utilities.
util-linux (2.9g-6) frozen unstable; urgency=low
* modify mount.8 manpage to warn that nosuid is useless
if something like suidperl is installed.
(doesn't fix the critical bug #31980 reported on suidperl,
but at least warn about its existance)
* add missing manpages (ramsize,rootflags,swapdev)
* #32414: changed a 'rm' into 'rm -f' so the source
package builds cleanly.
* also target the upload for frozen since this is the only missing
package to be able to safely use kernels 2.2.x:
To the FTP/Release maintainers:
util-linux_2.9g has been introduced in unstable on Dec, 31st 98;
so far I received no bug reports about it except for the missing
manpages. Also compared to the 2.7.1 version from frozen, this
package fixes _57_ bugs. (see www.debian.org/Bugs/db/pa/lutil-linux.html)
daa3db9865807c86ffbb8a1c6f2e1324 640 base required util-linux_2.9g-6.dsc
ab409a6ac5a775a4b04b8e27f6c86933 566655 base required util-linux_2.9g.orig.tar.gz
d75a0ca19b0bec55651ce8bb74ebf0ec 56118 base required util-linux_2.9g-6.diff.gz
79f7761089e22bdc97dc3675d2f2aa79 280246 base required util-linux_2.9g-6_i386.deb
9e61af15227fccfc6bab1f85a167f643 63826 base required mount_2.9g-6_i386.deb
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