[arch-dev-public] [signoff] udev 128-1

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Fri Sep 12 07:05:56 EDT 2008

Allan McRae wrote:
> Allan McRae wrote:
>> Aaron Griffin wrote:
>>> Thanks Eric for being on the ball. I didn't check for a new version 
>>> today.
>>> Pushed to testing.
>>> Some important changes:
>>> * Stock rules are not in /lib/udev/rules.d/
>>> * /etc/udev/rules.d is still respected and should be used for 
>>> non-stock rules
>>> * Custom readme moved to /usr/share/udev. slated for removal later
>>> (man pages are superior)
>>> * Improved stock rules, will eventually need to clean up our Arch 
>>> rules...
>>> * Possibly others.
>>> Please test and let me know how it goes.
>>> Also, a x86_64 build would be nice.
>>> Cheers,
>>> Aaron
>> I still lose (at least) my wireless network connection when I update 
>> to this udev version.  I'm using gnome-network-manager with an Intel 
>> PRO/Wireless 3945ABG card and iwlwifi.  Trying to figure this out now 
>> because I like the internet...
> So, the dependency path from gnome-network-manager to udev is:
> |--gnome-network-manager
>   |--networkmanager
>      |--hal
>         |--udev
> It appears hal needs a rebuild because of the libvolume_id soname bump 
> in the udev package.  Updating udev then restarting hal and 
> networkmanager make my internet die.  I very quickly tried rebuilding 
> hal but it failed....
> checking whether to rebuild gperf header files... checking for DBUS... 
> yes
> checking for GLIB... yes
> checking if GLib is version 2.14.0 or newer... yes
> checking for VOLUME_ID... configure: error: Package requirements 
> (libvolume_id >= 0.77) were not met:
> No package 'libvolume_id' found
> Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
> installed software in a non-standard prefix.
> Alternatively, you may set the environment variables VOLUME_ID_CFLAGS
> and VOLUME_ID_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
> See the pkg-config man page for more details.

That error is because /usr/lib/pkgconfig/libvolume_id.pc moved to 
/lib/pkgconfig.  Anyway, rebuilding hal doe snot fix my problem.

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