[arch-dev-public] [signoff] fakeroot-1.14.3-1

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue Nov 10 21:00:21 EST 2009

Allan McRae wrote:
> Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> Allan McRae schrieb:
>>>> Am Sun, 01 Nov 2009 15:22:19 +1000
>>>> schrieb Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>:
>>>>> Upstream update.
>>>>> Signoff both,
>>>>> Allan
>> This package still has a useless post_install message displayed on 
>> each upgrade. The message suggests that in the case of problems, one 
>> should rebuild the package with --with-ipc=tcp, which will break it 
>> completely.
> According to the documentation that comes with fakeroot (and is 
> installed in /usr/share/doc/fakeroot/README):
> fakeroot can be built to either use SYSV IPC or TCP for message passing.
> Cases for which the SYSV IPC version fails or causes problems but for 
> which fakeroot-tcp has been observed to work well include the items 
> listed below.
>  * Multithreaded applications (using pthread)
>  * Running under realtime-preempt kernel
> So unless I am missing something, it does not seem entirely wrong.  
> Anyway, I will remove the install message from SVN so it will not appear 
> for the next rebuild.

Can I have an i686 signoff now that message is removed from SVN?


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