[arch-dev-public] signoff: xfsprogs 2.9.8-1 for i686

Paul Mattal paul at mattal.com
Tue Jul 8 08:05:52 EDT 2008

Eric Belanger wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Jun 2008, Eric Belanger wrote:
>> On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Paul Mattal wrote:
>>> Please signoff xfsprogs 2.9.8-1 for i686.
>>> xfsprogs-2.9.8 (21 April 2008)
>>>        - Add support for sb_features2 in wrong location in mkfs.xfs,
>>>          xfs_repair and xfs_db.
>>>        - Improve memory limits for libxfs cache in xfs_repair and added
>>>          a -m option to manually limit usage of xfs_repair.
>>>        - Add -c option to xfs_admin to turn lazy-counters on/off.
>>>        - Added support for mdp in libdisk/mkfs.xfs, thanks to
>>>          Hubert Verstraete.
>>>        - Add -p option to fsck.xfs, thanks to Markus Rothe.
>>>        - Cleanup sys v3 bzero/bcopy calls, thanks to Nigel Kukard.
>>> - P
>> Although the '!libtool' option is used, there is a libtool file in the 
>> package: lib/libhandle.la
>> I'm guessing that makepkg doesn't search /lib for libtool files so it 
>> needs to be manually removed. Of course, I assume that it's not needed.
> Will there be a -2 with the symlink removed? Or is it assumed that's not 
> worth fixing at the moment, i.e. we are waiting for a fixed makepkg. I 
> would like to know before building the package for x86_64 and get the 
> signoff going.

If it's up to me, I suggest we leave the symlink alone, if I am correct 
that it is harmless. Otherwise we'll fix this and then have to undo the 
fix once the fixed makepkg rolls out.

- P

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