[Piuparts-devel] Bug#911334: Bug#911334: Create /dev/ptmx like debootstrap does

Holger Levsen holger at layer-acht.org
Mon Oct 29 16:25:04 GMT 2018

Hi Mathieu,

On Sun, Oct 28, 2018 at 09:43:50PM +0100, Mathieu Parent wrote:
> Thanks. I've done the findutils bug (#912180, with even a patch) and
> I've updated the MR (see also the attached patch).
> If the commit message is too verbose, you can amend it.

that's all cool, now, thanks a lot for your patience & for following up

I've merged your work now and will deploy it to piuparts.d.o after
sending this email. Just one question:

> +  [ Mathieu Parent ]
> +  * piuparts.py: Use mknod instead of touch to create missing /dev/ptmx
> +    mountpoint, working around findutils bug #912180 (Closes: #911334)

does that mean, that once #912180 has been fixed, we can and should
revert a99ecade (=your commit) ?

If not, I suppose the changelog entry should be clarified...


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