tytso at mit.edu
Fri Feb 25 19:00:49 UTC 2005
On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 09:09:46AM -0500, Gene Czarcinski wrote:
> After checking all of the patches, it appeared to me that all of
> them had been picked up by 1.36 so I commented out their application
> ... the only exception was the "double_free" patch which still
> applied although, given the other comments by Ted Ts'o, I would
> question whether it is needed.
It is definitely not needed. I haven't looked at the patch in a while
so I can't tell you off the top of my head whether applying it will
lead to something actively harmful happening, or just a harmless
memory leak. (I think the latter, but I am not 100% sure).
> If I comment out the "find_lang" to see how much further I can get, I get a
> missing "evms" library. Specifically, the whole "evms" subdirectory is
> missing from 1.36 although there is no mention in the Changelog.
>From the release notes:
Remove obsolete EVMS 1.x and a.out DLL support.
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