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Check in the updated news and status web pages.
author Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>
date Sat, 25 Aug 2012 11:51:25 -0500
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3 <h2>News</h2> 3 <h2>News</h2>
4 <hr><b>July 23, 2012</b>
5 <blockquote><p>"Ford", Arthur said. "There's an infinite number of monkeys
6 out here who want to talk to us about this script for Hamlet they've worked
7 out." - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</p></blockquote>
8
9 <p><a href=downloads/toybox-0.4.0.tar.bz2>Toybox 0.4.0</a> is based on commit
10 <a href=http://landley.net/hg/toybox/shortlog/640>commit 640</a>.
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12 <p>The new <a href=status.html>status page</a> is calculated from
13 the roadmap info, and should be easier to keep up to date in future.</p>
14
15 <p>Andre Renaud contributed od and modinfo. Elie De Brauwer contributed
16 taskset, bugfixes to cmp and tail, and tests for sort and tail. Kyungwan Han
17 contributed passwd. Gaurang Shastri contributed w. Ashwini Sharma spotted a
18 case where dirtree was adding extra slashes to a path.</p>
19
20 <p>I rewrote od, cleaned up comm, documented the
21 <a href=code.html#lib_llist>llist</a> and
22 <a href=code.html#lib_dirtree>dirtree</a> infrastructure, added an -r option
23 to date (and fixed a bug where -u wouldn't override /etc/localtime),
24 fixed bugs in chmod +stw, fixed ls to show suid bits properly when the
25 corresponding executable bit wasn't set, and worked around a longstanding
26 glibc bug where static linking prevents stdout from automatically flushing
27 pending output on exit.</p>
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4 <hr><b>June 25, 2012</b> 29 <hr><b>June 25, 2012</b>
5 <blockquote><p>"For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen." - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</p></blockquote> 30 <blockquote><p>"For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen." - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</p></blockquote>
6 31
7 <p><a href=downloads/toybox-0.3.1.tar.bz2>Toybox 0.3.1</a> is based on commit 32 <p><a href=downloads/toybox-0.3.1.tar.bz2>Toybox 0.3.1</a> is based on commit
8 <a href=http://landley.net/hg/toybox/shortlog/607>commit 607</a>. It's 33 <a href=http://landley.net/hg/toybox/shortlog/607>commit 607</a>. It's