Upcoming util-linux

steve crosby steve.crosby at gmail.com
Wed Aug 3 03:54:34 PDT 2005


Just a heads up - util-linux 2.13 will remove several items, as per
the following changelog entry for pre1

Changes:
GNU autoconf/automake/libtool are now used for building. schedutils
were added. Support for curses implementations other than ncurses was
removed. The arch, passwd, rescuept, and setfdprm programs were
removed. mkminix-0.1/ was removed. Misc fixes and documentation
updates were made. A translation was added for the vi locale. The
translations for the ca, de, fi, fr, it, nl, ru, and tr locales were
updated.

This may impact some apps that use "arch" in their configure stage (I
know at least perl used arch at some stage)
 
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Steve Crosby



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