2009年6月29日

[ANNOUNCE] util-linux-ng v2.16-rc1


The first util-linux-ng 2.16 release candidate is available at

ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux-ng/v2.16/

Feedback and bug reports, as always, are welcomed.

Karel

Util-linux-ng 2.16 Release Notes
================================

Release highlights
------------------

libuuid, uuidgen(1) and uuidd(8):
- the libuuid library has been moved from e2fsprogs to util-linux-ng

switch_root:
- this NEW COMMAND allows to switch to another filesystem as the root
of the mount tree.

mount, umount, fsck:
- don't support linking against obsolete libvolume_id (from udev)


Stable maintenance releases between v2.15 and v2.16
---------------------------------------------------

util-linux-ng 2.15.1 [10-Jun-2009]

* ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux-ng/v2.15/v2.15.1-ReleaseNotes
ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux-ng/v2.15/v2.15.1-ChangeLog


ChangeLog between v2.15 and v2.16
---------------------------------

For more details see ChangeLog files at:
ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux-ng/v2.16/


build-sys:
- add --disable-libblkid, remove volume_id support [Karel Zak]
- add --disable-switch_root [Karel Zak]
- add --disable-tls [Karel Zak]
- add --disable-uuidd [Karel Zak]
- add UTIL_{SET,RESTORE}_FLAGS [Karel Zak]
- check for openat() and linux for switch_root [Karel Zak]
- cleanup libuuid stuff [Karel Zak]
- complete /libs to /shlibs rename [Karel Zak]
- enable fsck by default [Karel Zak]
- fix blkid.h include for old e2fsprogs [Karel Zak]
- fix --disable-uuidd
- fix headers in mkswap and libblkid [Karel Zak]
- fix libuuid Makefile.am [Karel Zak]
- fix "make -C" bug [Karel Zak]
- rename /libs to /shlibs [Karel Zak]
cal:
- Highlight today even when month or year specified [Rajeev V. Pillai]
- uClibc has langinfo.h but not _NL_TIME_WEEK_1STDAY. [Tom Prince]
chrt:
- don't assume SCHED_BATCH and SCHED_IDLE exist [Aurelien Jarno]
docs:
- add missing commands/projects to AUTHORS file [Karel Zak]
- refresh TODO list [Karel Zak]
- remove obsolete information from fstab example [Karel Zak]
- update AUTHORS file [Karel Zak]
fdisk:
- (and cfdisk) fix to be consistent about maximum heads [Chris Webb]
- add simple test for doslabel stuff [Zdenek Behan]
hwclock:
- fix mismatched popen/fclose. [John Keeping]
ionice:
- Allow setting the none class [Jakob Unterwurzacher]
libblkid:
- add device-mapper snapshot cow device probe [Milan Broz]
- blkid_do_safeprobe() has to be tolerant to RAIDs [Karel Zak]
- cleanup debug messages and return codes in blkid_do_probe() [Karel Zak]
- don't require udev symlinks verification for non-root users [Karel Zak]
- fix "hangs forever with partition type mdraid" [Karel Zak]
- fix LVM1 probe [Milan Broz]
- fix reiserfs name [Karel Zak]
- make libuuid optional [Karel Zak]
- update man page [Karel Zak]
libuuid:
- add --disable-libuuid and LIBUUID_VERSION [Karel Zak]
- add .gitignore [Karel Zak]
- add info about u-l-ng to man pages [Karel Zak]
- import UUID library from e2fsprogs [Karel Zak]
losetup:
- add --set-capacity [Karel Zak]
- handle symlinks in /dev/loop/ [Mike Frysinger]
- suggest to use modprobe rather than insmod in losetup.8 [Karel Zak]
lscpu:
- fix cpuid code on x86/PIC [Mike Frysinger]
mount:
- (and fsck) remove libvolume_id support [Karel Zak]
- a little clean up info about loopdevs in man page [Karel Zak]
- add ext4 to mount.8 [Karel Zak]
- add ext4 to the list of filesystems in mount.8 [Karel Zak]
- add info about obsolete vfat options to mount.8 [Karel Zak]
- cleanup notes about -l option in mount.8 [Karel Zak]
- fix undefined reference to `security_get_initial_context' [Karel Zak]
- move MS_{PROPAGATION,BIND,MOVE} detection [Karel Zak]
- use "none" fstype for MS_PROPAGATION mounts [Karel Zak]
- use TAG parsing function from libblkid [Karel Zak]
po:
- fix typo in French translation [Olivier Blin]
- merge changes [Karel Zak]
- refresh POTFILES.in [Karel Zak]
- update vi.po (from translationproject.org) [Clytie Siddall]
switch_root:
- add man page [Karel Zak]
- clean up argv[] usage, add -h and -V [Karel Zak]
- do recursiveRemove after our root is moved to avoid races. [Peter Jones]
- fix coding style [Karel Zak]
- fork before cleaning up the filesystem. [Peter Jones]
- new command [Karel Zak]
- rewrite to use fstatat() and unlinkat() [Karel Zak]
- use err.h, clean up return codes [Karel Zak]
- use file descriptor instead of path for recursiveRemove() [Peter Jones]
- use snprintf() rather tan str{cpy,cat}() [Karel Zak]
tests:
- add functions for work withdisk images [Karel Zak]
- add mdraid libblkid test [Karel Zak]
- don't run some mount tests for non-root users [Karel Zak]
- fix 'delete extended partition' checksum [Karel Zak]
- fix reiserfs test [Karel Zak]
- fix script that creates lscpu dumps [Karel Zak]
- move lscpu /proc and /sys dumps to tarballs [Karel Zak]
- remove broken Xen dumps for lscpu [Karel Zak]
umount:
- clean up help output [Karel Zak]
uuidd:
- new command (UUID daemon from e2fsprogs) [Karel Zak]
uuidgen:
- new command (from e2fsprogs) [Karel Zak]

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