[arch-dev-public] [signoff] util-linux-2.20-1 and sysvinit-2.88-3

Gaetan Bisson bisson at archlinux.org
Mon Aug 29 23:18:50 EDT 2011

[2011-08-29 23:34:44 +0200] Tom Gundersen:
> Upstream update of util-linux and removed mountpoint binary from
> sysvinit as it is now provided by util-linux.
> Major changes to util-linux:
> - agetty gets most of the features from mingetty.
> - dmesg gets lots of new filtering capabilities (try dmesg -l err,warn)
> - mountpoint moves here from sysvinit
> We still patch hwclock to move the adjustment file from /etc to /var.
> I'm not a big fan of this, and will return to the problem for 2.21.

Signoff x86_64.


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