[git commit] Tweak announcement message

Denys Vlasenko vda.linux at googlemail.com
Sat Aug 13 10:38:41 UTC 2011

commit: http://git.busybox.net/busybox-website/commit/?id=3c0b3d7a30f61b5ea6e9ce78620b86bda378cd5b
branch: http://git.busybox.net/busybox-website/commit/?id=refs/heads/master

Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux at googlemail.com>
 news.html |   26 +++++++++-----------------
 1 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 17 deletions(-)

diff --git a/news.html b/news.html
index d134198..29eba1b 100644
--- a/news.html
+++ b/news.html
@@ -92,9 +92,10 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       remove erroneous dependencies on INSTALLER
       remove old "define lchown chown"
       replace "depends on PLATFORM_LINUX" with "select PLATFORM_LINUX"
-      use user's shell instead of hardwired "/bin/sh" (android needs this)
+      use user's shell instead of hardwired "/bin/sh" (Android needs this)
       disable automatic selection of FEATURE_SUID
       if only one applet is enabled, make "busybox applet [params]" work as expected
+      fix !ENABLE_FEATURE_GETOPT_LONG build. Closes 3775
       scripts/kconfig/mconf.c: stop-gap fix for buffer overflow
       libbb/login/su: do not sanitize shell name twice
       libbb/progress.c: make sure we never get negative ETA
@@ -136,10 +137,8 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       hush: make read builtin interruptible
       hush: replace signal handling machinery
       hush: use FEATURE_SH_NOFORK to enable NOFORK trick
-      adduser: better logic for choosing addgroup -g/--gid
       adduser: prefer to call addgroup --gid, not non-std addgroup -g
       adduser: safe username passing to passwd/addgroup
-      adduser: use better argv passing to addgroup
       basename,dirname,freeramdisk,rx,raidautorun,runsv,chvt: skip "--" argument
       blkid: optional support for TYPE="fstype"
       busybox.conf: USER.GROUP is _optional_
@@ -164,11 +163,7 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       find: fix a bug in !ENABLE_FEATURE_FIND_XDEV config
       find: print/print0/prune _can_ be inverted, fix it
       find: remove the hack we use to parse options first, replace with simpler code
-      fix !ENABLE_FEATURE_GETOPT_LONG build. Closes 3775
-      fix parameter loading problem for 2.4 kernels. Closes 3223
       fuser: fix inverted access() check. Closes 3799
-      gen_build_files.sh: do not use "sed --" for now
-      getty: add ECHOE explanation
       getty: add sleep before initial tcdrain; reduce another sleep from 1 to 0.1s
       getty: do clear CLOCAL and CRTSCTS unless told otherwise
       getty: do not clear all c_cflag's (we were clearing baud bits!)
@@ -176,8 +171,6 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       getty: fix -i (was ignored)
       getty: flush _only_ input after switching to the next baud rate
       getty: simplify macros; improve VSWTC[H] compat
-      getty: use cfsetspeed to save some bytes
-      groups: make it NOEXEC
       halt/reboot: better message if /sbin/telinit is not found
       httpd: send correct mtime for .gz files
       hwclock: use locale-specific date output format
@@ -186,7 +179,8 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       init: fix a case where execv's 1st arg was wrong
       init: simpler handling of leading dash in commands
       insmod: check for module read errors
-      iplink: tweak includes to work on android
+      insmod/modprobe: fix parameter loading problem for 2.4 kernels. Closes 3223
+      iplink: tweak includes to work on Android
       iproute: fix handling of "dev IFACE" selector
       iproute: fix parsing and matching of "short" IP addrs like 10/8
       kill[all[5]],pkill: make signal list show signal numbers, and show RTMIN/MAX
@@ -217,13 +211,12 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       more: exit if write to stdout errors out
       more: fix tabs handling
       mount: strip multiple trailing slashes, not just one
-      move nofork_save_area from libbb.h to vfork_daemon_rexec.c
-      nmeter: deprecate %NNNd specified, use -d MSEC instead
+      nmeter: deprecate %NNNd specifier, use -d MSEC instead
       ntpd: decrease ntpd -q "no response" timeout to 10 sec
       od: another fix for --strings
       od: fix "od --traditional FILE"
       od: fix -S NUM to not print chars >0x80
-      parse_config: make test applet easier to enable; fix its code
+      parse_config: make this test applet easier to enable; fix its code
       ping: fix IPv6 pinging. Closes 3187
       ping: set not only IP_TTL, but also IP_MULTICAST_TTL
       printenv: fix environ == NULL segfault
@@ -238,7 +231,7 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       stty: make swtch and iutf8 visible/settable
       su: document -l in --help text. Closes 2761
       tail: optimize "tail -c HUGENUM REGULAR_FILE". Closes 3763
-      tar: fix a bug where autodetection messes up -z on extract
+      tar: fix a bug where autodetection + -z is messed up on extract
       tar: on extract, everything up to and including last ".." is stripped
       tar: skip leading / and handle names like abc/..////def -> def (not ///def)
       tar: store negative mtime as 0; pack very large files using base-256 encoding
@@ -247,14 +240,13 @@ Denys Vlasenko:
       tftp: fix bad interaction between poll() and alarm(). Closes 3061
       tftp: fix progress bar for large (>32M) files. Closes 3499
       tftpd: add -l "log to syslog" option. Needed for inetd mode
-      top: better indicator of selected field in mem view
       top: display sort indicator in memory display
       top: make it possible to feed commands via pipe
       top: replace %MEM with %VSZ in header text
       traceroute: properly reduce poll timeout
       udhcp: fix some default values from "" to NULL
-      udhcpc: allow -O OPT take numeric params
-      udhcpc: emit "correct" secs field
+      udhcpc: allow -O OPT to take numeric params
+      udhcpc: emit correct secs field
       udhcpc: fix a problem with binary-encoded options
       udhcpd: reply with NAK to clients in INIT-REBOOT state w/o existing lease
       udhcpd: smaller code: do not look for REQUESTED_IP twice

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