Re: klibc release note
On Tue, 07 Sep 2010, Alexander Reichle-Schmehl wrote:
> Am 07.09.2010 11:08, schrieb maximilian attems:
> > thanks for featuring newer klibc with important fixes for regular
> > netbooting large clusters, release announcement:
> > http://www.itp.tuwien.ac.at/~mattems/blog/2010/08/28#klibc_1.5.20
> Sorry, I'm confused. I neither understand your mail, nor your blog. Do
> you want us to add something about that into the next issue of the DPN?
> If so, I'm sorry, please be more specific about the changes, and why
> they are so important Debian users should be informed about it.
this newer klibc releases fixes ipconfig which is responsible for
netbooting. A method that is quite often found in larger cluter
environments or bigger Debian deployments. ipconfig saw several fixes
in order to procure more reliable netboot.
> Best regards,
> Alexander, slightly confused to get thanks for something, he hasn't done
hope aboves info helps to add a small note, if not please reask.