Package "util-linux"

Name: util-linux


miscellaneous system utilities

Latest version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.8
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


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Version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.8 2019-09-04 17:07:38 UTC

  util-linux (2.27.1-6ubuntu3.8) xenial; urgency=medium

  * d/p/prevent-fstrim-inside-container.patch:
    - Prevent fstrim to run inside a container environment.
    (LP: #1589289)

  * d/fstrim-all.cron: Prevent cron.weekly to fstrim if inside a

 -- Eric Desrochers <email address hidden> Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:56:21 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1589289 fstrim: cannot open /dev/.lxd-mounts: Permission denied

Version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.7 2019-05-27 13:06:19 UTC

  util-linux (2.27.1-6ubuntu3.7) xenial; urgency=medium

  * d/patches/lscpu-cleanup-DMI-detection-return-codes.patch:
    Cherry pick upstream patch to fix correctly identifying
    virtualization type.
    LP: #1764628

 -- Manoj Iyer <email address hidden> Tue, 02 Apr 2019 17:20:29 -0500

Source diff to previous version
1764628 incorrect hypervisor and virtualization type reported in compat mode guest

Version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.6 2018-07-26 09:06:51 UTC

  util-linux (2.27.1-6ubuntu3.6) xenial; urgency=medium

  * d/patches/lscpu-make-min-max-freq-arrays-usage-more-robust.patch,
    Cherry pick upstream patches to avoid SEGV in min/max frequency.
    LP: #1771345

Source diff to previous version
1771345 lscpu possible crash in min/max frequency

Version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.4 2018-02-14 16:07:08 UTC

  util-linux (2.27.1-6ubuntu3.4) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Add --with-audit to rules file and libaudit-dev to build depenedencies.
    The hwclock needs audit defined in order to create audit records when
    time is changed. (LP: #1722313)

 -- Joy Latten <email address hidden> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 17:46:07 -0500

Source diff to previous version
1722313 Enable auditing in util-linux.

Version: 2.27.1-6ubuntu3.3 2017-06-28 02:06:38 UTC

  util-linux (2.27.1-6ubuntu3.3) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Cherrypick upstream fix to prevent lscpu crash on arm64 by
    accessing DMI in sysfs instead of /dev/mem. LP: #1674258

 -- Ike Panhc <email address hidden> Thu, 18 May 2017 10:49:34 +0800

1674258 lscpu crashs when /dev/mem is not stable to read

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