Index index by Group index by Distribution index by Vendor index by creation date index by Name Mirrors Help Search

util-linux-2.7-15 RPM for alpha

From Updates for Red Hat Linux 5.0 for alpha

Name: util-linux Distribution: Hurricane
Version: 2.7 Vendor: Red Hat Software
Release: 15 Build date: Mon Dec 29 19:58:13 1997
Group: Utilities/System Build host:
Size: 1076610 Source RPM: util-linux-2.7-15.src.rpm
Packager: Red Hat Software <>
Summary: Collection of basic system utilities for Linux
util-linux contains a large variety of low-level system utilities
necessary for a functional Linux system.  This includes, among other
things, configuration tools such as fdisk and system programs such
as login.






* Mon Dec 29 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - more didn't suspend properly on glibc
  - use proper tc*() calls rather then ioctl's
* Sun Dec 21 1997 Cristian Gafton <>
  - fixed a security problem in chfn and chsh accepting too
    long gecos fields
* Fri Dec 19 1997 Mike Wangsmo <>
  - removed "." from default path
* Tue Dec 02 1997 Cristian Gafton <>
  - added (again) the vipw patch
* Wed Oct 22 1997 Michael Fulbright <>
  - minor cleanups for glibc 2.1
* Fri Oct 17 1997 Michael Fulbright <>
  - added vfat32 filesystem type to list recognized by fdisk
* Fri Oct 10 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - don't build clock on the alpha
  - don't install chkdupexe
* Thu Oct 02 1997 Michael K. Johnson <>
  - Update to new pam standard.
  - BuildRoot.
* Thu Sep 25 1997 Cristian Gafton <>
  - added rootok and setproctitle patches
  - updated pam config files for chfn and chsh
* Tue Sep 02 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - updated MCONFIG to automatically determine the architecture
  - added glibc header hacks to fdisk code
  - rdev is only available on the intel
* Fri Jul 18 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - update to util-linux 2.7, fixed login problems
* Wed Jun 25 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - Merged Red Hat changes into main util-linux source, updated package to
    development util-linux (nearly 2.7).
* Tue Apr 22 1997 Michael K. Johnson <>
  - LOG_AUTH --> LOG_AUTHPRIV in login and shutdown
* Mon Mar 03 1997 Michael K. Johnson <>
  - Moved to new pam and from pam.conf to pam.d
* Tue Feb 25 1997 Michael K. Johnson <>
  - pam.patch differentiated between different kinds of bad logins.
    In particular, "user does not exist" and "bad password" were treated
    differently.  This was a minor security hole.



Generated by rpm2html 1.8.1

Fabrice Bellet, Fri Oct 10 05:13:15 2014