MDKA-2004:031 - Updated initscripts package
Posted on: 06/25/2004 04:14 PM
An initscripts update is available for Mandrakelinux
Mandrakelinux Update Advisory
Package name: initscripts
Advisory ID: MDKA-2004:031
Date: June 25th, 2004
Affected versions: 10.0
A number of bugs have been corrected in this updated initscripts package: A bug in the lang.sh and lang.csh files would overwrite locales every time they were launched; the ifdown-aliases script did not work properly; translated keys were not used during fsck question at boot; usb was not being fully loaded if certain usb devices were pre-loaded prior to calling the usb initscript; a bug in checking the loopback filesystems has also been addressed.
The updated packages fix this problems.
Bug IDs fixed (see http://qa.mandrakesoft.com for more information):
9366 - /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifdown-aliases doesn't work
8024 - wrong keybinding
8698 - Change to Fsck is incomplete
9830 - usb not fully loaded at boot
Bug IDs fixed (see http://bugs.mandrakelinux.com for more information):
919 - Locales are overridden everytime a new shell is launched
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