matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri May 22 15:23:31 PDT 2009
On Fri, 22 May 2009 13:02:44 -0500, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> As discussed at http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2391, we've run
> an issue with util-linux-ng. The best solution appears to hold off
> until util-linux-ng-2.16 is released in 2 to 3 weeks. This change will
> affect e2fsprogs as libuuid is being transitioned from e2fsprogs to
I'd agree with that approach. Given that udev-142 requires util-linux-ng
>= 2.15 and the latest hal also requires the same, it makes sense to hold off
until util-linux-ng & e2fsprogs release stable versions that play well
> While we have this extra time, I'm proposing that we address some of the
> tickets that are targeted for LFS-7.0.
> It appears to me that #2266 and #2401 could be promoted to 6.5. We might
> want to consider #1929, #3092, and even #2073 and #2184. I'd add #2337
> to this
> list, but I really don't have the background to address alternate
> character sets.
I have a patch for #2401 in my local working copy. I've submitted a
patch upstream for #2337, so I'm more than happy to just wait for a new
release of kbd. It's a pretty trivial issue.
> As far as the current 6.5 tickets go, I plan on providing input to #2398
> #2399 as soon as we finalize the package issues.
> Considering the above, I'll take ownership of any tickets that Matt would
> me to do. If others would like to handle specific tickets, lets discuss
I'll take ownership for the package upgrade tickets I currently have
patches for. Other than that, feel free to take on anything you fancy.
I'm hoping to have my patches committed tomorrow, if not Sunday.
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