[arch-projects] [HEADSUP] udevd moved out of PATH

Dave Reisner d at falconindy.com
Tue Oct 11 06:10:23 EDT 2011

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 05:51:56PM +1100, Tom Gundersen wrote:
> Hi guys,
> This is mostly (only?) relevant for mkinitcpio and initscripts, so I
> did not cc arch-dev.
> /sbin/udevd will move to /lib/udev/udevd in udev-174. Since this is no
> longer in PATH we need to patch mkinitcpio and initscripts to take
> care of this and release them all together. I intended to do an
> initsrcritps release next week (when I get back home), but now I'll
> wait for udev-174 to be out.
> This should sort out mkinitcpio:
> <https://github.com/teg/mkinitcpio/commit/bbb3ae45931e8fb9a8a68f2dcc6c49cb3b928521>.

That's half the solution -- as mentioned in the commit message, path_id
and usb_id needs to be removed from install/udev as well.

<rant> this seems like upstream is moving a binary for the sake of
moving a binary. there's no rationale given in the commit message or the
NEWS. grrrr. </rant>


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