[blfs-dev] LVM broken with new readline
pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Fri Mar 7 07:16:06 PST 2014
Le 07/03/2014 14:29, Fernando de Oliveira a écrit :
> Em 07-03-2014 09:54, Pierre Labastie escreveu:
>> LVM2 is still using a deprecated typedef (CPPFunction) in tools/lvm.c.
>> In the last readline version (6.3), this typedef has been completely
>> suppressed, so the current build of LVM2 is broken. A fix is at
>> In our build, it can be fixed with just a sed. How do I proceed?
>> - Should I open a ticket, assign to myself, do the modification and close?
>> - Should I add a changelog entry?
>> - or just change the file lvm2.xml and commit?
> Just my opinion. Go ahead, please, the way you think is best.
> Thanks for noticing and fixing!!!
BTW, I do not know how many packages are affected by the change in
readline. Potentially, all the packages which have a cli interface.
OTOH, those typedefs have been deprecated since 2001, and should not
have been used since long ago.
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