Bug#357051: [PATCH] fix sorting/search example

2011-02-05 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Patch attached. ttfn/rjk --- manual/examples/search.c~ 2009-12-08 20:10:20.0 + +++ manual/examples/search.c2011-02-05 13:32:59.0 + @@ -36,8 +36,9 @@ /* This is the comparison function used for sorting and searching. */ int -critter_cmp (const struct critter

Bug#458070: tzdata forgot my timezone

2007-12-28 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: tzdata Version: 2007j-1etch1 Preparing to replace tzdata 2007b-1 (using .../tzdata_2007j-1etch1_all.deb) ... Unpacking replacement tzdata ... Setting up tzdata (2007j-1etch1) ... Running 'tzconfig' to set this system's timezone. Your current time zone is set to Unknown Do

Bug#458070: tzdata forgot my timezone

2008-01-12 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Aurelien Jarno writes: Aurelien Jarno wrote: Richard Kettlewell a écrit : Nothing has changed in this new version, except the contents of the timezones. What was your timezone settings *before* the upgrade? It looks like it was already broken before the upgrade, like for example

Bug#506420: incorrect hwcap line in /etc/ld.so.conf.d/libc6-xen.conf?

2008-11-21 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: libc6-xen Version: 2.7-16 As shipped, /etc/ld.so.conf.d/libc6-xen.conf read as follows: # This directive teaches ldconfig to search in nosegneg subdirectories # and cache the DSOs there with extra bit 1 set in their hwcap match # fields. In Xen guest kernels, the vDSO tells the

Bug#173486: can't build stable's glibc

2002-12-17 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: glibc Version: 2.2.5-11.2 I get segfaults in tests when trying to build glibc-2.2.5-11.2, on stable. A full transcript can be found at: http://www.greenend.org.uk/rjk/junk/glibc.build.gz The build doesn't stop as soon as a problem is found. However looking through the typescript I

Bug#173486: 173486 is not fixed and therefore should not be closed.

2003-03-23 Thread Richard Kettlewell
reopen 173486 quit The bug still exists, even if you've decided not to do anything about it! ttfn/rjk -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Bug#173486: can't build stable's glibc

2002-12-17 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: glibc Version: 2.2.5-11.2 I get segfaults in tests when trying to build glibc-2.2.5-11.2, on stable. A full transcript can be found at: http://www.greenend.org.uk/rjk/junk/glibc.build.gz The build doesn't stop as soon as a problem is found. However looking through the typescript I

Bug#173486: 173486 is not fixed and therefore should not be closed.

2003-03-23 Thread Richard Kettlewell
reopen 173486 quit The bug still exists, even if you've decided not to do anything about it! ttfn/rjk

Bug#234813: libc6 postinst overmounted my /tmp

2004-02-25 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: libc6 Version: 2.3.2.ds1-11 I upgraded libc6 and found that /etc/init.d/mountkernfs had remounted my /dev/shm, not noticing that it was already mounted. The new mount hid the old filesystem. /dev/shm is actually a link to /tmp on my system, which is why the detection didn't work. This

Bug#64865: error messages from glibc-doc setup

2000-05-29 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: glibc-doc Version: 2.1.3-10 Setting up glibc-doc (2.1.3-10) ... sh: /usr/share/info/libc.info.gz: No such file or directory install-info: read gzip -d /usr/share/info/libc.info.gz |: 256 Registering GNU C Library Documentation...done. lyonesse# echo $? 0

Bug#64865: additional information

2000-05-29 Thread Richard Kettlewell
It seems not all the files were present. This may reflect a bug in dpkg. However, shouldn't the postinst have exited nonzero? ttfn/rjk

Bug#234813: libc6 postinst overmounted my /tmp

2004-02-25 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: libc6 Version: 2.3.2.ds1-11 I upgraded libc6 and found that /etc/init.d/mountkernfs had remounted my /dev/shm, not noticing that it was already mounted. The new mount hid the old filesystem. /dev/shm is actually a link to /tmp on my system, which is why the detection didn't work. This

Bug#111767: syslog.h bug persists

2005-03-05 Thread Richard Kettlewell
GOTO Masanori writes: Neil Spring wrote: 2.2.5-14.3 still has the sys/syslog.h SYSLOG_NAMES bug. it'd be great if someone can apply: - char*c_name; + const char *c_name; or report it upstream. I realize there are bigger problems to deal with; thanks for your hard work.

Bug#357051: libc.info s9.4 qsort example is wrong

2006-03-15 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: glibc-doc Version: 2.3.2.ds1-22 The example for qsort has, among other things: int critter_cmp (const struct critter *c1, const struct critter *c2) { return strcmp (c1-name, c2-name); } /* ... */ result = bsearch (target, muppets, count, sizeof

Bug#785404: hurd: opendir(/dev/null) succeeds

2015-05-15 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Package: libc0.3 Version: 2.19-18+b1 richard@heceptor:~/junk$ cat t.c #include dirent.h #include assert.h #include stdio.h #include errno.h #include string.h int main() { DIR *dp = opendir(/dev/null); printf(%p\n, dp); struct dirent *de = readdir(dp); printf(%p %d %s\n, de, errno,

Bug#954230: In a sticky directory root cannot write to files owned by normal users

2020-04-19 Thread Richard Kettlewell
Sounds like protected_regular from https://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/sysctl/fs.txt ttfn/rjk