Re: [ANNOUNCE] util-linux-ng v2.14.1 (stable)

From: Karel Zak
Date: Wed Sep 10 2008 - 10:26:21 EST

On Wed, Sep 10, 2008 at 03:14:49PM +0200, Thierry Vignaud wrote:
> Err, since you're both:
> - the official upstream author,
> - the official packager in fedora,
> why do you package so many uncommited patches in your fedora package?

> util-linux-ng-2.13-ctrlaltdel-man.patch

distribution specific patch

> util-linux-ng-2.13-fdformat-man-ide.patch
> util-linux-ng-2.13-floppy-generic.patch
> util-linux-ng-2.13-floppy-locale.patch

distribution specific patches -- upstream does not include
the"floppy" util

> util-linux-ng-2.13-fdisk-b-4096.patch
> util-linux-ng-2.13-ipcs-32bit.patch
> util-linux-ng-2.13-login-lastlog.patch
> util-linux-ng-2.13-login-pamstart.patch

not sure, maybe good enough for upstream (we will see in 2.15..)

> util-linux-ng-2.13-mount-pamconsole.patch

old distribution specific patch (not planned for F10)

> util-linux-ng-2.14-blockdev-rmpart.patch

(stupid) distribution specific patch (duplicate delpart(1)

> util-linux-ng-2.14-mount-file_t.patch

already in upstream devel repository

> util-linux-ng-2.14-mount-managed.patch

distribution specific patch


Karel Zak <kzak@xxxxxxxxxx>
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