[arch-dev-public] ISO 2008.03-4 release status update

K. Piche kpiche at rogers.com
Tue Mar 18 21:36:52 EDT 2008

On Tue, 2008-03-18 at 20:48 +0100, Tobias Powalowski wrote:
> Hey guys,
> following packages i would like to see in core:
> pending signoffs and move to base:
> initscripts (showstopper!)?
> Bump to 2008.03-3 with the last fix for correct udev startup.
> /dev/pts and /dev/shm are created earlier in rc.sysinit which causes double 
> creating it and causes errors thrown to console.
> udev-118-7 (showstopper!)?
> waiting for signoff, load-modules.sh needed a small fix.
> e2fsprogs?
> waiting for signoff on x86_64
> ntfs-3g?
> waiting for signoff on x86_64
> grub?
> it would add gpt support
> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/9864
> which adds macbook support and greater sizes as 2TB support
> waiting for signoff
> cryptsetup?
> waiting for signoff, Thomas is the only one using it!
> klibc-module-init-tools?
> signed off, waiting for new mkinitcpio or can this move in without mkinitcpio?
> klibc-extras?
> signed off, waiting for new mkinitcpio or can this move in without mkinitcpio?
> kbd/klibc-kbd/mkinitcpio?
> mkinitcpio needs a small fix in resume hook.
> kbd and klibc-kbd waiting for signoff and depend on new mkinitcpio.
> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/9862
> Roman wants to fix this in the evening.
> perl?
> Any progress? When do you want to move it to core? Any date planned?

I've had no problems with i686.  I haven't heard anything from the
x86_64 camp except for the perlbin.sh script I forgot to commit.  I'll
move in a few days if I don't hear anything.

> delayed package moves due to rebuilds and issues:
> gcc
> build-toolchain
> libtool
> any other comments?
> greetings
> tpowa
K. Piche <kpiche at rogers.com>

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