[blfs-dev] glibc errors in blfs packages on i686

Matt Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 29 23:31:19 PDT 2013


On Thu, 2013-08-29 at 17:22 +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 10:02:41AM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> > 
> > OK, I'll do a -rc2 today.  I think it best to slip the stable release to 
> > September 7.  Should we update to the newer gettext, kbd, and/or kmod at 
> > the same time?  Those all seem to have lower potential for problems than 
> > the glibc sed.
> > 
> >    -- Bruce
>  I'm not in favour of updating anything except glibc.

I tend to agree as well, just out of principle if anything else. It
seems strange to declare a package freeze for the rc period and then not
freeze the packages, no?  I'll admit that the upstream changes don't
look too invasive, but there's always the risk of regressions.

Regards,

Matt.




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