1.2.4 moving to trunk + a patch

Jamie Bennett jamie_bennett at pcpmicro.co.uk
Tue Nov 30 05:03:46 PST 2004


Jeremy Huntwork wrote on 30 November 2004 13:15
> Jamie Bennett wrote:
> 
>> If nobody has any objections I will be moving the 1.2.4 branch of nALFS
>> to trunk tomorrow. This will enable us to :-
>> 
>> 	o have a stable and _working_ trunk again.
>> 
>> 	o enable the current outstanding bug fixes to be done and committed.
>> 
>> 	o find out where trunk went wrong i.e. diff the current
>> 	  trunk against 1.2.4 and add in the changes slowly until
>> 	  everything works as expected.
>> 
>> If I don't hear anything against this in the next 24 hours I'll do the
swap.
>> 
>> As a side note, disabling of digest checking was mentioned as a bit of a
>> show-stopper with people sed'ding out the md5 from profiles. I've
>> attached a patch that applies to 1.2.4 which will add the -d or
>> --disable-digest option which will skip md5 checking. It will be applied
>> to trunk after the swap has taken place.
>> 
> Jamie, thanks for your work on this. We should put something in the
> profile REAMDEs showing how to use the new flag if you want to disable
> the digests.

I'm hoping to do a 1.2.5 release in the not too distant future with most if
not 
all of the bugzilla entries fixed. That way we can concentrate on nALFS2.

I'll add a note to the REAME later on tonight about the disabling of
digests.
 
> Jeremy Huntwork

	--	Jamie



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