On 12/17/2010 09:58 AM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
> On Dec 17, 2010, at 10:29 AM, Dwight Paige wrote:
>> On 12/16/2010 11:28 PM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
>>> There's a few issues that have been fixed this week:
>>> /etc/passwd (and %config handling) was screwed
>>> parentdir dependencies used for ordering were screwed
>>> file triggers and/or %posttrans wasn't functional w --root
>>> Reported by IDMS but confirmed in Mandriva.
>>> The recent segfaults I've heard (but not personally seen) in Mandriva were
>>> with DistEpoch: which is a bit tricky to deploy but since
>>> every package will use, issues are easy to see and fix.
>>> Per Oyvind knows details better than I. I just sweep up the bugs ;-)
>>> 73 de Jeff
>>> RPM Package Manager http://rpm5.org
>>> User Communication List email@example.com
>> Thanks. As I understand we are basically awaiting perl-URPM 4.3. Per Oyvind has reported difficulties getting it through build system. Most recent is:
>> perl-URPM-4.2-1mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm 03-Dec-2010
>> and there doesn't appear to be anything here:
>> So I'll just wait and see what happens.
> Careful: Some of the rpm-5.3.6+ changes -- particularly %config handling -- WILL
> affect your Mandriva upgrades. All I'm saying is there is a rpm-5.3.7 package
> from the distribution mirrors that is needed in addition to perl-URPM-4.3.
> 73 de Jeff
> RPM Package Manager http://rpm5.org
> User Communication List firstname.lastname@example.org
FWIW: I've already got the rpm5.3.7 packages from Dec. 15 installed.
AFAIK urpmi is working ok. I assumed that Per Oyvind wouldn't push rpm
packages to main-testing if they were incompatible with the perl-URPM
also in main-testing.
Received on Fri Dec 17 19:08:59 2010