[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.



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