Package "base-files"

Name: base-files


Debian base system miscellaneous files

Latest version: *DELETED*
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: main


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Version: 11ubuntu5.2 2020-08-24 20:07:00 UTC

  base-files (11ubuntu5.2) focal; urgency=medium

  [ Andreas Hasenack ]
  * motd/50-motd-news: don't include uptime in the user-agent string
    (LP: #1886572)
  * Move the /etc/default/motd-news conffile to the motd-news-config
    package (LP: #1888575):
    - d/base-files.maintscript: remove /etc/default/motd-news config file
      on upgrade
    - d/control: break on ubuntu-server << 1.450.2 to force an upgrade if
      it is installed, which will pull motd-news-config and the conffile
      back in
    - d/motd-news-config.postinst:
      + handle the upgrade case where the motd-news config file was
        changed while it belonged to base-files
      + disable motd-news if the config file was removed by hand before
        the upgrade
    - d/postinst.in: signal the motd-news-config package if the
      motd-news config file was removed manually before the upgrade
    - d/control: new motd-news-config package, carrying the
      configuration file for the /etc/update-motd.d/50-motd-news script.
    - d/rules, d/motd-news-config.install: /e/d/motd-news is in the
      motd-news-config package now

  [ Steve Langasek ]
  * motd/50-motd-news: use wget instead of curl, since wget is standard but
    curl is optional (LP: #1888572):
    - This changes the timeout behavior slightly because wget does not have
      an exact equivalent to curl's --max-time argument, we are using
      --timeout instead.

 -- Andreas Hasenack <email address hidden> Mon, 17 Aug 2020 10:31:58 -0300

1886572 Remove uptime from the motd-news user agent
1888572 motd-news: use wget instead of curl

Version: *DELETED* 2020-07-24 10:06:36 UTC
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Version: 11ubuntu5.1 2020-07-16 17:06:32 UTC

  base-files (11ubuntu5.1) focal; urgency=medium

  * /etc/issue, /etc/issue.net, /etc/lsb-release, /etc/os-release: Bump
    version number to 20.04.1 in preparation of the next point release.

 -- Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <email address hidden> Wed, 15 Jul 2020 10:59:48 +0200

Version: *DELETED* 2020-04-16 02:07:16 UTC
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Version: 11ubuntu5 2020-04-15 23:07:05 UTC

  base-files (11ubuntu5) focal; urgency=medium

  * /etc/issue{,.net}, /etc/{lsb,os}-release: Prepare for 20.04 release.

 -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden> Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:09:51 +0200

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