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Any objections? -- Bug#293149: Please install libsysfs in /lib

Hi Debian developers!

----- Forwarded message from Patrick Caulfield <patrick@debian.org> -----

Subject: Bug#293149: Please install libsysfs in /lib
Reply-To: Patrick Caulfield <patrick@debian.org>, 293149@bugs.debian.org
From: Patrick Caulfield <patrick@debian.org>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2005 13:20:08 +0000
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Package: libsysfs1
Version: 1.2.0-1
Severity: normal

Please can you move libsysfs into /lib ? 
The multipath tools rely on this library for device identification and they 
really need to be started before /usr is mounted if it is on a different

----- End forwarded message -----

libsysfs is small (about 39 KB), does not have any dependencies other
than libc6, and tools querying /sys during bootup (when /usr/ is not
yet available) are reasonable, so I'm not opposed to doing this.

Is there any opposing opinion? Should this be done now / post Sarge /



Martin Pitt                       http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer            http://www.ubuntulinux.org
Debian GNU/Linux Developer       http://www.debian.org

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