[arch-dev-public] [signoff] fakeroot 1.12.2-1

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Sun Mar 8 17:59:51 EDT 2009

On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 4:44 AM, Tobias Powalowski <t.powa at gmx.de> wrote:
> Am Sonntag 08 März 2009 schrieb Andreas Radke:
>> This is a minor update to 1.12.2 - the major change I've done is the
>> switch to --with-ipc=tcp communication way that should solve some
>> issues that have come up with recent kde builds. please test if you can
>> still build all your other stuff with it.
>> Attention: Please also take care off all packages that install files
>> with setuid bit set. Take a look at
>> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/13444 !
>> I could not track down where the issue is and the upstream Debian
>> developer can't reproduce it while Tpowa and some other could. Only
>> x86_64 is affected and sometimes files with setuid set don't get that
>> permission when the pkg gets installed.
>> -Andy
>> upstream changelog:
>>  fakeroot  (1.12.2) unstable; urgency=low
>>    * Replace and (hopefully) fix broken alpha stat version hack in
>>      fts_read.
>>  -- Clint Adams <schizo at debian.org>  Sun, 01 Mar 2009 15:17:31 -0500
> no signoff, i can'T build kernel and syslog-ng anymore,
> somehow it creates zombie processes on my system, downgrading to core fakeroot
> solved the issue.

Completely broken. I can't even make it through a build without
fakeroot hanging and having to kill -9 the makepkg process.


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