Change log for busybox package in Ubuntu

175 of 104 results
Published in bionic-proposed on 2019-02-08
busybox (1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3.1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Fix symlink handling (LP: #1753572)
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-2.patch: re-enable patch.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-3.patch:postpone creation of symlinks
      with "suspicious" targets in archival/libarchive/data_extract_all.c,
      archival/libarchive/unsafe_symlink_target.c, archival/tar.c,
      include/bb_archive.h, testsuite/tar.tests.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-4.patch: extract "unsafe" symlinks
      the same way tar/unzip does in archival/cpio.c.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-5.patch: fix symlink creation in
      archival/libarchive/get_header_ar.c.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:16:38 -0500
Published in disco-release on 2018-10-30
Published in cosmic-release on 2018-07-13
Deleted in cosmic-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.27.2-2ubuntu4) cosmic; urgency=medium

  * Fix symlink handling (LP: #1753572)
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-2.patch: re-enable patch.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-3.patch:postpone creation of symlinks
      with "suspicious" targets in archival/libarchive/data_extract_all.c,
      archival/libarchive/unsafe_symlink_target.c, archival/tar.c,
      include/bb_archive.h, testsuite/tar.tests.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-4.patch: extract "unsafe" symlinks
      the same way tar/unzip does in archival/cpio.c.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-5.patch: fix symlink creation in
      archival/libarchive/get_header_ar.c.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:25:24 -0400
Superseded in cosmic-release on 2018-07-13
Published in bionic-release on 2017-12-14
Deleted in bionic-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3) bionic; urgency=medium

  * debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-2.patch: disable patch for now as the
    behaviour is relied upon by debootstrap. (LP: #1737662)

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:58:01 -0500
Superseded in bionic-release on 2017-12-14
Deleted in bionic-proposed on 2017-12-16 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.27.2-2ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Fix missing new config setting for Ubuntu flavors.

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>  Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:14:46 +0000
Superseded in bionic-proposed on 2017-12-06
busybox (1:1.27.2-2ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable.
    - Fixes problem with linux boot parameters not being copied to
      busybox environment, and breaking preseeding.  LP: #1736421.
  * Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).
    - Move zz-busybox to busybox-initramfs to ensure we get links to all
      the tools we need, stop shipping it anywhere else.
    - Prefer busybox commands over klibc commands where there is duplication.
    - Add Ubuntu configuration for busybox binaries.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-2.patch: do not extract unsafe symlinks
      unless env variable is set in archival/libarchive/Kbuild.src,
      archival/libarchive/data_extract_all.c,
      archival/libarchive/unsafe_symlink_target.c, archival/tar.c,
      coreutils/link.c, include/bb_archive.h, libbb/copy_file.c,
      testsuite/tar.tests.
  * Dropped changes, included in Debian:
    - readlink-in-slash-bin.patch: move readlink to /bin.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-15874.patch: add another check to
      archival/libarchive/decompress_unlzma.c.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-16544.patch: check for control characters in
      libbb/lineedit.c.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-15873.patch: fix runCnt overflow in
      archival/libarchive/decompress_bunzip2.c.

Superseded in bionic-release on 2017-12-07
Deleted in bionic-proposed on 2017-12-08 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.27.2-1ubuntu4) bionic; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: directory traversal via tar symlink extraction
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-5325-2.patch: do not extract unsafe symlinks
      unless env variable is set in archival/libarchive/Kbuild.src,
      archival/libarchive/data_extract_all.c,
      archival/libarchive/unsafe_symlink_target.c, archival/tar.c,
      coreutils/link.c, include/bb_archive.h, libbb/copy_file.c,
      testsuite/tar.tests.
    - CVE-2011-5325
  * SECURITY UPDATE: integer overflow in get_next_block
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-15873.patch: fix runCnt overflow in
      archival/libarchive/decompress_bunzip2.c.
    - CVE-2017-15873
  * SECURITY UPDATE: integer underflow in unlzma
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-15874.patch: add another check to
      archival/libarchive/decompress_unlzma.c.
    - CVE-2017-15874
  * SECURITY UPDATE: code execution in tab autocomplete feature
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-16544.patch: check for control characters in
      libbb/lineedit.c.
    - CVE-2017-16544

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:55:21 -0500
Superseded in bionic-release on 2017-11-25
Deleted in bionic-proposed on 2017-11-26 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.27.2-1ubuntu3) bionic; urgency=medium

  * static-sh-alias.patch: port for 1.27.2 to fix the FTBFS.

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>  Thu, 26 Oct 2017 09:24:22 -0700
Superseded in bionic-proposed on 2017-10-26
busybox (1:1.27.2-1ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Fix up a few missed config reconciliations for busybox-initramfs.

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>  Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:55:05 +0000
Superseded in bionic-proposed on 2017-10-26
busybox (1:1.27.2-1ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).
    - Move zz-busybox to busybox-initramfs to ensure we get links to all
      the tools we need, stop shipping it anywhere else.
    - Prefer busybox commands over klibc commands where there is duplication.
    - Add Ubuntu configuration for busybox binaries.
    - readlink-in-slash-bin.patch: move readlink to /bin.
  * Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
    of the other builds.
    - FEATURE_USE_TERMIOS dropped upstream.
    - FEATURE_STAT_FILESYSTEM enabled.
    - disable FDFLUSH.

Superseded in bionic-release on 2017-11-18
Published in artful-release on 2017-04-20
Obsolete in zesty-release on 2018-06-22
Obsolete in yakkety-release on 2018-01-23
Deleted in yakkety-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-19ubuntu2) yakkety; urgency=medium

  * debian/patches/readlink-in-slash-bin.patch: put readlink in /bin/
    like coreutils.  Closes LP: #1615021.

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>  Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:36:39 -0700
Superseded in yakkety-release on 2016-08-25
Deleted in yakkety-proposed on 2016-08-27 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-19ubuntu1) yakkety; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable (LP: #1599945).  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.  (No changes upstream.)
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).
    - Move zz-busybox to busybox-initramfs to ensure we get links to all
      the tools we need, stop shipping it anywhere else.
    - Prefer busybox commands over klibc commands where there is duplication.
  * Add Ubuntu configuration for busybox binaries.

Superseded in yakkety-release on 2016-07-29
Published in xenial-release on 2015-10-22
Obsolete in wily-release on 2018-01-22
Deleted in wily-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-15ubuntu1) wily; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable (LP: #1486231).  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.  (No changes upstream.)
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).
    - Move zz-busybox to busybox-initramfs to ensure we get links to all
      the tools we need, stop shipping it anywhere else.
    - Prefer busybox commands over klibc commands where there is duplication.

Superseded in wily-release on 2015-08-19
Deleted in wily-proposed on 2015-08-20 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-9ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium

  * Move zz-busybox to busybox-initramfs to ensure we get links to all
    the tools we need, stop shipping it anywhere else.  (LP: #1481733)
  * Prefer busybox commands over klibc commands where there is duplication.

 -- Andy Whitcroft <email address hidden>  Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:03:51 +0100
Superseded in wily-release on 2015-08-07
Obsolete in vivid-release on 2018-01-18
Deleted in vivid-proposed on 2018-01-19 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-9ubuntu1) vivid; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).

Superseded in vivid-release on 2014-10-27
Obsolete in utopic-release on 2016-11-03
Deleted in utopic-proposed on 2016-11-03 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-8ubuntu1) utopic; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable (LP: #1352413).  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).

Superseded in utopic-release on 2014-08-08
Deleted in utopic-proposed on 2014-08-09 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-6ubuntu1) utopic; urgency=medium

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).

Superseded in utopic-release on 2014-05-02
Deleted in utopic-proposed on 2014-05-04 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.22.0-5ubuntu1) utopic; urgency=medium

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).

Superseded in utopic-release on 2014-05-01
Published in trusty-release on 2013-11-14
Deleted in trusty-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1) trusty; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds.
    - Enable chpasswd in standard and static builds (needed by LXC).

Superseded in trusty-release on 2013-11-14
Deleted in trusty-proposed on 2013-11-16 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-9ubuntu2) trusty; urgency=low

  * Enable chpasswd in the standard and static builds (needed by LXC).
 -- Stephane Graber <email address hidden>   Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:00:31 -0400
Superseded in trusty-release on 2013-10-22
Deleted in trusty-proposed on 2013-10-24 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-9ubuntu1) trusty; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    + Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds:
      - copybuf size bumped to 64kb
      - enable xargs features.
      - enable CONFIG_FEATURE_PS_LONG.

Superseded in trusty-release on 2013-10-21
Obsolete in saucy-release on 2015-04-24
Deleted in saucy-proposed on 2015-04-28 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-8.1ubuntu1) saucy; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    + Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds:
      - copybuf size bumped to 64kb
      - enable xargs features.
      - enable CONFIG_FEATURE_PS_LONG.
 -- Dmitrijs Ledkovs <email address hidden>   Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:12:38 +0100
Superseded in saucy-release on 2013-08-02
Obsolete in raring-release on 2015-04-24
Deleted in raring-proposed on 2015-04-27 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-8ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - glibc-2.16-ftbfs.patch: fix missing include with glibc 2.16.
    + Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
      of the other builds:
      - copybuf size bumped to 64kb
      - enable xargs features.
      - enable CONFIG_FEATURE_PS_LONG.

Published in precise-updates on 2012-11-26
Deleted in precise-proposed (Reason: moved to -updates)
busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4.1) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Timo Juhani Lindfors ]
  * increase the maximum supported log line length from 256 to 512
    bytes. (Closes: #519356, LP: #1040900)
 -- Adam Stokes <email address hidden>   Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:11:14 -0400
Obsolete in quantal-updates on 2015-04-24
Deleted in quantal-proposed on 2015-05-01 (Reason: moved to -updates)
busybox (1:1.19.3-7ubuntu1.1) quantal-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Timo Juhani Lindfors ]
  * increase the maximum supported log line length from 256 to 512
    bytes. (Closes: #519356, LP: #1040900)
 -- Adam Stokes <email address hidden>   Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:11:14 -0400
Superseded in raring-release on 2013-03-14
Deleted in raring-proposed on 2013-03-16 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-7ubuntu3) raring; urgency=low

  [ Timo Juhani Lindfors ]
  * increase the maximum supported log line length from 256 to 512
    bytes. (Closes: #519356, LP: #1040900)
 -- Adam Stokes <email address hidden>   Mon, 05 Nov 2012 12:57:13 -0500
Superseded in raring-release on 2012-11-16
Deleted in raring-proposed on 2012-11-20 (Reason: moved to release)
busybox (1:1.20.0-7ubuntu2) raring; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/glibc-2.16-ftbfs.patch: fix missing include with
    glibc 2.16.
  * Re-enable NFS support in the static build, as this incompatibility seems
    to have gone away with the combination of 1.20.0 and glibc 2.16.
 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>   Mon, 29 Oct 2012 00:47:06 +0100
Superseded in raring-proposed on 2012-10-29
busybox (1:1.20.0-7ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, od, and stat.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - Disable NFS mount in the static build.
  * Dropped changes, included in Debian:
    - Export the dpkg-buildflags to the environment, so we pick up hardening
      now that dpkg doesn't export them for us.
    - Filter out -Werror=format-security from CFLAGS passed by
      dpkg-buildpackage.
    - [deb, static] Enable CGI support for httpd.
    - [udeb] Enable NFS mount, ping and ping6
  * Dropped changes:
    - debian/patches/fix-64-bit-permissions.patch: mkdir: fix permissions
      on 64-bit platforms; included upstream.
  * Refresh busybox-initramfs config to keep it in sync with the featureset
    of the other builds:
    - copybuf size bumped to 64kb
    - enable xargs features.
    - enable CONFIG_FEATURE_PS_LONG.

Superseded in raring-release on 2012-10-29
Obsolete in quantal-release on 2015-04-24
busybox (1:1.19.3-7ubuntu1) quantal; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, NFS mount, od, ping, ping6, and
      stat.
    - [deb, static] Enable CGI support for httpd.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - debian/patches/fix-64-bit-permissions.patch: mkdir: fix permissions
      on 64-bit platforms.  Taken from upstream.
    - Filter out -Werror=format-security from CFLAGS passed by
      dpkg-buildpackage, at least for now.
  * Dropped changes, included in Debian:
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - Add cross-compiling support.
  * Disable NFS mount in the static build; needs a newer upstream version of
    busybox for compatibility with glibc 2.15.
  * Set V=1 in debian/rules, to get more meaningful build logs.
  * Export the dpkg-buildflags to the environment, so we pick up hardening
    now that dpkg doesn't export them for us.

Superseded in quantal-release on 2012-05-01
Published in precise-release on 2012-04-13
busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4) precise; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/fix-64-bit-permissions.patch: mkdir: fix permissions
    on 64-bit platforms.  Taken from upstream.  LP: #980772.
 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>   Fri, 13 Apr 2012 12:32:35 -0700
Superseded in precise-release on 2012-04-13
busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu3) precise; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Switch on 64 bit extensions (LP: #956870)
  * [initramfs] Update package description - remove statically linked reference
 -- Neil Wilson <email address hidden>   Mon, 26 Mar 2012 14:06:13 +0100
Superseded in precise-release on 2012-03-29
busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu2) precise; urgency=low

  * Include ping6 in the udeb package now that d-i supports IPv6.
 -- Stephane Graber <email address hidden>   Fri, 16 Dec 2011 18:19:30 -0500
Superseded in precise-release on 2011-12-16
busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu1) precise; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian testing.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, killall, losetup, NFS mount, od, ping, and stat.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable CGI support for httpd.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add cross-compiling support.
  * Filter out -Werror=format-security from CFLAGS passed by
    dpkg-buildpackage, at least for now.

Superseded in precise-release on 2011-10-25
Obsolete in oneiric-release on 2015-04-24
busybox (1:1.18.4-2ubuntu2) oneiric; urgency=low

  * Backport from Debian:
    - Fix udhcpc default.script to operate only on IPv4, to allow dual-stack
      operation.
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Tue, 30 Aug 2011 12:41:39 +0100
Superseded in oneiric-release on 2011-09-01
busybox (1:1.18.4-2ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian (LP: #788888).  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep and CGI support for httpd.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - static-sh-alias.patch: Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install
      /bin/static-sh symlink to busybox in busybox-static.
    - Add cross-compiling support.
  * grep-o-loop.patch: dropped as fix and testcase in upstream

Superseded in oneiric-release on 2011-06-07
Obsolete in natty-release on 2013-06-04
busybox (1:1.17.1-10ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep and CGI support for httpd.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
      matches the zero-length string at the start of the line.
    - Add cross-compiling support.

Superseded in natty-release on 2011-02-23
busybox (1:1.17.1-8ubuntu3) natty; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Enable which (LP: #384059).
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Wed, 09 Feb 2011 12:42:44 +0000
Superseded in natty-release on 2011-02-09
busybox (1:1.17.1-8ubuntu2) natty; urgency=low

  * Turn on CGI support for httpd (LP: #710634)
 -- Chow Loong Jin <email address hidden>   Mon, 31 Jan 2011 20:57:57 +0800
Superseded in natty-release on 2011-01-31
busybox (1:1.17.1-8ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
      matches the zero-length string at the start of the line.
    - Add cross-compiling support.

Superseded in natty-release on 2010-12-24
busybox (1:1.17.1-7ubuntu4) natty; urgency=low

  * Drop if-header-conflicts patch from 1:1.17.1-7ubuntu2; linux-libc-dev
    has been fixed.
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 09 Dec 2010 15:43:58 +0000
Superseded in natty-release on 2010-12-09
busybox (1:1.17.1-7ubuntu3) natty; urgency=low

  * drop -marm from armel build options to make run-init work again
  (LP: #683683)
 -- Oliver Grawert <email address hidden>   Thu, 02 Dec 2010 15:09:33 +0100
Superseded in natty-release on 2010-12-02
busybox (1:1.17.1-7ubuntu2) natty; urgency=low

  * Adjust <net/if.h> and related includes to compile properly with Linux
    2.6.36; the conflicts between <net/if.h> and <linux/if.h> have got
    particularly painful lately.
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Tue, 09 Nov 2010 15:43:46 +0000
Superseded in natty-release on 2010-11-09
busybox (1:1.17.1-7ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - Use -marm on armel due to gcc thumb2 compilation issue.
    - grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
      matches the zero-length string at the start of the line.
    - Add cross-compiling support.

Superseded in natty-release on 2010-11-09
busybox (1:1.17.1-6ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - Use -marm on armel due to gcc thumb2 compilation issue.
    - grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
      matches the zero-length string at the start of the line.
    - Add cross-compiling support.

Superseded in natty-release on 2010-10-22
busybox (1:1.17.1-4ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, getopt (and -l), killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS
      mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - Use -marm on armel due to gcc thumb2 compilation issue.
    - grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
      matches the zero-length string at the start of the line.
    - Add cross-compiling support.
    - applets-fallback.patch: Never execute busybox applets when chrooting.

Superseded in natty-release on 2010-10-15
Obsolete in maverick-release on 2013-03-05
busybox (1:1.15.3-1ubuntu5) maverick; urgency=low

  * applets-fallback.patch: Never execute busybox applets when chrooting
    (LP: #594162).
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 04 Oct 2010 16:06:06 +0100
Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-10-04
busybox (1:1.15.3-1ubuntu4) maverick; urgency=low

  * Add cross-compiling support (LP: #623392).
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Wed, 25 Aug 2010 23:36:38 +0100
Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-08-25
busybox (1:1.15.3-1ubuntu3) maverick; urgency=low

  * while armel builds without -marm it does not seem to run properly (things
    like "reboot -f" in initramfs just hang silently), re-enable -marm for now
 -- Oliver Grawert <email address hidden>   Wed, 25 Aug 2010 18:05:23 +0200
Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-08-25
busybox (1:1.15.3-1ubuntu2) maverick; urgency=low

  * armel seems to build fine without -marm nowadays, so remove it.
  * grep-o-loop.patch: Fix infinite loop in 'grep -o' with a pattern that
    matches the zero-length string at the start of the line (LP: #619817).
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 19 Aug 2010 15:16:46 +0100
Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-08-19
busybox (1:1.15.3-1ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian (LP: #566845).  Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, dd conv=notrunc, getopt (and -l), killall,
      losetup, mktemp, NFS mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - [deb, static] Enable fractional sleep.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - Add static-sh alias name for ash, and install /bin/static-sh symlink to
      busybox in busybox-static.
    - Use -marm on armel due to gcc thumb2 compilation issue.
    - rmescapes-stack.patch: Refresh stack pointers after makestrspace in
      _rmescapes.

Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-07-07
Obsolete in lucid-release on 2016-10-26
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu11) lucid; urgency=low

  * rmescapes-stack.patch: Refresh stack pointers after makestrspace in
    _rmescapes (backported from dash, although I reinvented it independently
    too; LP: #567345).
 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 22 Apr 2010 14:15:15 +0100
Superseded in lucid-release on 2010-04-22
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu10) lucid; urgency=low

  * Rebuild statically linked binary against recent libc.
 -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden>   Sun, 18 Apr 2010 22:26:24 +0000
Superseded in lucid-release on 2010-04-19
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu9) lucid; urgency=low

  * Using -marm due to gcc thumb2 compile issue (LP: #511197)
  * Small policy cleanup of control file to make lintian happier
 -- David Sugar <email address hidden>   Fri, 22 Jan 2010 08:03:07 -0500
Superseded in lucid-release on 2010-01-22
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu8) lucid; urgency=low

  * add static-sh alias name for ash and install
    /bin/static-sh symlink busybox in busybox-static (LP: #505887)
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden>   Mon, 11 Jan 2010 13:43:24 +0100
Superseded in lucid-release on 2010-01-18
Obsolete in karmic-release on 2013-03-04
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu7) karmic; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Enable df, for casper (LP: #424731).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 07 Sep 2009 15:40:02 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-09-07
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu6) karmic; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Enable CONFIG_FEATURE_USE_TERMIOS (LP: #268306).
  * [initramfs] Enable du, for casper (LP: #424731).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 07 Sep 2009 12:46:29 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-09-07
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu5) karmic; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Enable gunzip and gzip (LP: #392218). (gzip is overkill in
    most respects, but is needed to make the 'gzip' command visible for the
    benefit of kbd.)

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 03 Aug 2009 10:54:02 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-08-03
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu4) karmic; urgency=low

  * printf-errors.patch (update): Set errno to zero on entry to print_direc,
    as otherwise %c and %s return undefined exit codes.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 25 Jun 2009 18:12:34 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-06-25
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu3) karmic; urgency=high

  * [deb, initramfs, static] Enable fractional sleep (thanks, Jean-Louis
    Dupond; LP: #391299).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Wed, 24 Jun 2009 09:02:31 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-06-24
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu2) karmic; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Link dynamically rather than statically. We always have
    glibc in the initramfs these days.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Tue, 23 Jun 2009 10:02:27 +0100
Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-06-23
busybox (1:1.13.3-1ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian. Remaining changes:
    - [udeb] Enable chvt, dd conv=notrunc, getopt (and -l), killall,
      losetup, mktemp, NFS mount, od, ping, stat, and remote syslog.
    - [deb] Enable mdev.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - mkswap-uuid.patch: Set UUIDs on swap areas.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - mount-helper-fixes.patch: Add proper support for mount -i (don't use
      external mount helper), and trivial support for umount -i although
      busybox umount doesn't support external helpers yet. Fix handling of
      mount -f and -n.
    - getopt-long-only.patch: Allow 'getopt -l' to be enabled independently
      of the whole of CONFIG_GETOPT_LONG, so that it can be enabled more
      cheaply.
    - printf-errors.patch: Exit non-zero on conversion errors.
  * procps-kernel-threads.patch: Drop. We haven't needed this since we
    rewrote casper as an initramfs-tools module anyway, and the bit of this
    patch that actually does anything was dropped in 1:1.01-4ubuntu1 so we
    clearly don't need the rest of it!
  * [initramfs] Include wc for the benefit of live-initramfs (LP: #387944).

Superseded in karmic-release on 2009-06-19
Obsolete in jaunty-release on 2013-02-28
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu7) jaunty; urgency=low

  * no-byte-swap-compressed-help.patch: Backport r23074 from upstream to fix
    segfaults on big-endian machines (spotted by Wartan Hachaturow).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Fri, 27 Mar 2009 15:23:29 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-03-27
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu6) jaunty; urgency=low

  * [udeb] Enable FEATURE_DD_IBS_OBS, so that we can use conv=notrunc while
    restoring swap UUIDs (LP: #336992).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Tue, 03 Mar 2009 12:52:47 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-03-03
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu5) jaunty; urgency=low

  * printf-errors.patch: Print a more helpful error message and exit
    non-zero on conversion errors (LP: #333349).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 23 Feb 2009 15:51:07 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-02-23
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu4) jaunty; urgency=low

  * [deb] Enable mdev; we don't use it in Ubuntu ourselves, but some users
    would like to (LP: #321312).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Wed, 28 Jan 2009 10:39:19 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-01-28
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu3) jaunty; urgency=low

  * iptunnel-headers.patch: Backport r24253 from upstream SVN to fix build
    failure due to multiple definition of 'struct iphdr'.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 26 Jan 2009 13:48:12 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-01-26
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu2) jaunty; urgency=low

  * [initramfs] Enable stty, for the benefit of ongoing armel bootloader
    work (LP: #321424).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Mon, 26 Jan 2009 11:59:18 +0000
Obsolete in intrepid-updates on 2013-02-20
Deleted in intrepid-proposed on 2013-02-27 (Reason: moved to -updates)
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu7) intrepid-proposed; urgency=low

  * Enable 'getopt -l' for udeb targets, needed by kickseed (LP: #293586).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 22 Jan 2009 15:21:42 +0000
Superseded in jaunty-release on 2009-01-26
busybox (1:1.10.2-2ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian. Remaining changes:
    - Enable chvt, getopt, killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS mount, od, ping,
      stat, and remote syslog for udeb targets.
    - Enable 'mount -f' and mount helpers for all targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - mkswap-uuid.patch: Set UUIDs on swap areas.
    - sleep-fractional.patch: Add support for fractional times.
    - procps-kernel-threads.patch: Avoid killing kernel threads in init when
      killing all processes.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - mount-helper-fixes.patch: Add proper support for mount -i (don't use
      external mount helper), and trivial support for umount -i although
      busybox umount doesn't support external helpers yet. Fix handling of
      mount -f and -n.
  * Drop busybox-initramfs Breaks, since busybox prefers applets again.
  * getopt-long-only.patch: Allow 'getopt -l' to be enabled independently of
    the whole of CONFIG_GETOPT_LONG, so that it can be enabled more cheaply.
  * Enable 'getopt -l' for udeb targets (LP: #293586).
  * Tag Ubuntu patches per
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuDevelopment/PatchTaggingGuidelines.

Superseded in jaunty-release on 2008-11-08
Obsolete in intrepid-release on 2013-02-20
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu6) intrepid; urgency=low

  * debian/config/config.initramfs, debian/config/config.udeb: Enable mount
    helpers.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Fri, 12 Sep 2008 09:26:57 +0100
Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-09-12
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu5) intrepid; urgency=low

  * debian/config/config.*: Enable 'mount -f' across the board, needed by
    FUSE filesystems (LP: #268123).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 11 Sep 2008 09:51:27 +0100
Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-09-11
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu4) intrepid; urgency=low

  * debian/config/config.udeb: Enable od, for user-setup ecryptfs passphrase
    generation.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Thu, 21 Aug 2008 15:58:09 +0100
Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-08-21
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu3) intrepid; urgency=low

  * Enable Find in busybox-initramfs config since PATH
    no longer includes /root for casper (LP: #249614)

 -- Mario Limonciello <email address hidden>   Thu, 17 Jul 2008 17:33:18 -0500
Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-07-18
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu2) intrepid; urgency=low

  * Fix mkswap build failure when uuid-dev is not installed.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Wed, 11 Jun 2008 21:28:56 +0100
Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-06-11
busybox (1:1.10.2-1ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low

  * Resynchronise with Debian (LP: #145484). Remaining changes (upstream
    code changes converted to quilt):
    - Enable chvt, getopt, killall, losetup, mktemp, NFS mount, ping, stat,
      and remote syslog for udeb targets.
    - Add busybox-initramfs.
    - mkswap-uuid.patch: Set UUIDs on swap areas.
    - sleep-fractional.patch: Add support for fractional times.
    - procps-kernel-threads.patch: Avoid killing kernel threads in init when
      killing all processes.
    - test-bin.patch: Move test and friends to /bin.
    - mount-helper-fixes.patch: Add proper support for mount -i (don't use
      external mount helper), and trivial support for umount -i although
      busybox umount doesn't support external helpers yet. Fix handling of
      mount -f and -n.
  * busybox-initramfs Breaks: initramfs-tools (<< 0.85eubuntu41) and
    klibc-utils (<< 1.5.9-1), since it now prefers external tools over
    built-in applets and some changes were needed to tolerate the use of
    klibc tools.

Superseded in intrepid-release on 2008-06-11
Obsolete in hardy-release on 2015-04-24
busybox (1:1.1.3-5ubuntu12) hardy; urgency=low

  * Add support for relatime and norelatime mount options (closes: #460824).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>   Tue, 04 Mar 2008 11:02:33 +0000
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