Month: October 2019

nrelease(7) changes

This may be of most interest to me, since I’m usually the one building DragonFly releases.  nrelease(7), which is used to build each release of DragonFly, now sticks to the default kernel config, and may use binary packages in the future.  There’s some other changes but these are the ones I can describe most exactly; …

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New zlib, new dhcpcd

zlib and dhcpcd are both updated in DragonFly… but my quick perusal of the commits makes it sound like bugfix only; no usage changes needed.

PAM perturbed

Pluggable Authentication Modules on DragonFly have gone through some changes.  pam_ssh has been removed, along with pam_tacplus, and pam_radius, in favor of the more frequently updated versions in dports.  ppp(8) still supports radius, though.

[FreeBSD-Announce] FreeBSD Errata Notice FreeBSD-EN-19:18.tzdata

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FreeBSD-EN-19:18.tzdata Errata Notice
The FreeBSD Project

Topic: Timezone database information update

Category: contrib
Module: zoneinfo
Announced: 2019-10-23
Affects: All supported versions of FreeBSD.
Corrected: 2019-09-15 10:54:18 UTC (stable/12, 12.1-STABLE)
2019-10-23 03:25:32 UTC (releng/12.0, 12.0-RELEASE-p11)
2019-09-15 10:54:33 UTC (stable/11, 11.3-STABLE)
2019-10-23 03:25:32 UTC (releng/11.3, 11.3-RELEASE-p4)
2019-10-23 03:25:32 UTC (releng/11.2, 11.2-RELEASE-p15)

Note: The upcoming release

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