G4L 0.44 Alpha 65 - 2013/03/02

2013-03-02
2013-03-02
  • G4L 0.44 Alpha 65 -2013/03/02

    Getting close to release. Working on getting all updates installed.
    Added new 3.8 kernels, but 3.7.10 is currently still default.
    Updated a number of support programs.

    Had issue with onboard SATA controller on 32bit build system, but replaced it with a PCI card.

    g4l-v0.44alpha65.iso
    ftp://amd64gcc.dyndns.org/g4l0.44alpha/g4l-v0.44alpha65.iso

    g4l-v0.44a65.devel.tar.gz
    ftp://amd64gcc.dyndns.org/g4l0.44alpha/g4l-v0.44a65.devel.tar.gz

    Note: about 75% of updates are kernel updates.

    Changes in 0.44 so far.

    Released 0.44 2013/02/27
    Updated support programs and libs
    added nodhcp option to kernel line to skip dhcpd check
    modified g4l30o11 main script to left $4 set fixed ip
    in addition to using dhcpd.
    Further modified rcS script to set fixed ip address via
    nodhcp=ipaddress
    /sbin/ifconfig eth0 cat /proc/cmdline | sed -e 's/ /\n/g' | grep nodhcp | cut -f2 -d\= up
    Currently hard coded for eth0..
    kernel 3.7-rc7 2012/11/26 (bz3x7.rc7)
    kernel 3.0.53 2012/11/26 (bz3x0.53)
    kernel 3.4.20 2012/11/26 (bz3x4.20)
    kernel 3.6.8 2012/11/26 (bz3x6.8)
    kernel 3.6.8 now default kernel
    more library and support program updates
    update ntfsprogs programs to 2012.1.15
    updated testdisk programs to use new ntfs lib files
    kernel 3.7-rc8 2012/12/03 (bz3x7.rc8)
    kernel 3.0.54 2012/12/03 (bz3x0.54)
    kernel 3.4.21 2012/12/03 (bz3x4.21)
    kernel 3.6.9 2012/12/03 (bz3x6.9)
    kernel 3.6.9 now default kernel
    All of the 2012/12/03 kernels have the bnx2x firmware added
    for the firmware identified. Have a system to add it to each
    new kernel build.
    Update cgdisk, gdisk, and sgdisk to version 0.8.5
    kernel 3.0.55 2012/12/06 (bz3x0.55)
    kernel 3.2.35 2012/12/06 (bz3x2.35)
    kernel 3.4.22 2012/12/06 (bz3x4.22)
    kernel 3.0.56 2012/12/10 (bz3x0.56)
    kernel 3.4.23 2012/12/10 (bz3x4.23)
    kernel 3.6.10 2012/12/10 (bz3x6.10)
    kernel 3.6.10 now default kernel
    updated sshfs
    kernel 3.7 2012/12/11 (bz3x7)
    recompiled udpcast programs
    updated pci.ids file
    nodhcp=ipaddress on kernel line with set ip address
    kernel 3.0.57 2012/12/17 (bz3x0.57)
    kernel 3.4.24 2012/12/17 (bz3x4.24)
    kernel 3.6.11 2012/12/17 (bz3x6.11)
    kernel 3.6.11 now default kernel
    kernel 3.7.1 2012/12/17 (bz3x7.1)
    updated aespipe 2.4c
    kernel 2.6.38.8 removed
    kernel 3.8-rc1 2012/12/22 (bz3x8.rc1)
    kernel 3.7.1 now default kernel
    removed isolinux.cfg since syslinux.cfg works for all
    updated testdisk-6.14-WIP as of 2012/12/28
    kernel 3.8-rc2 2013/01/03 (bz3x8.rc2)
    kernel 3.2.36 2013/01/03 (bz3x2.36)
    kernel 3.8-rc3 2013/01/10 (bz3x8.rc3)
    kernel 3.0.58 2013/01/11 (bz3x0.58)
    kernel 3.4.25 2013/01/11 (bz3x4.25)
    kernel 3.7.2 2013/01/11 (bz3x7.2)
    kernel 3.7.2 now default kernel
    added badblocks program
    kernel 3.2.37 2013/01/16 (bz3x2.37)
    kernel 3.0.59 2013/01/17 (bz3x0.59)
    kernel 3.4.26 2013/01/17 (bz3x4.26)
    kernel 3.7.3 2013/01/17 (bz3x7.3)
    kernel 3.7.3 now default kernel
    kernel 3.8-rc4 2013/01/17 (bz3x8.rc4)
    busybox 1.20.2 ntpd patch added
    kernel 3.0.60 2013/01/21 (bz3x0.60)
    kernel 3.4.27 2013/01/21 (bz3x4.27)
    kernel 3.7.4 2013/01/21 (bz3x7.4)
    kernel 3.7.4 now default kernel
    busybox updated 1.21.0 2013/01/21
    kernel 3.8-rc5 2013/01/25 (bz3x8.rc5)
    firmware additions at user requests
    bnx2x/bnx2x-e2-7.2.51.0.fw (added for some time)
    bnx2/bnx2-mips-09-6.2.1b.fw (just added)
    The mips only in kernel 3.7.4 and 3.8-rc5
    kernel 3.4.28 2013/01/28 (bz3x4.28)
    kernel 3.7.5 2013/01/28 (bz3x7.5)
    kernel 3.7.5 now default kernel
    kernel 3.0.61 2013/01/28 (bz3x0.61)
    kernel 3.8-rc6 2013/02/01 (bz3x8.rc6)
    kernel 3.0.62 2013/02/04 (bz3x0.62)
    kernel 3.4.29 2013/02/04 (bz3x4.29)
    kernel 3.7.6 2013/02/04 (bz3x7.6)
    kernel 3.7.6 now default kernel
    kernel 3.2.38 2013/02/06 (bz3x2.38)
    busybox updated with mdev patch
    added c source of jetcat-mod to isolinux dir
    change scripts to use /bin/bash since I found that
    cleandrive script didn't work with ubuntu
    Added XFS support to 3.7.6 kernel.
    Updated all bz3x? kernels to add XFS, and firmware updates
    kernel 3.8-rc7 2013/02/08 (bz3x8.rc7)
    Download latest source for fsarchiver7 and
    testdisk-6.14WIP and rebuilt 2013/02/10
    and fsarchiver 6.16 released and built.
    kernel 3.0.63 2013/02/11 (bz3x0.63)
    kernel 3.4.30 2013/02/11 (bz3x4.30)
    kernel 3.7.7 2013/02/11 (bz3x7.7)
    kernel 3.7.7 now default kernel
    kernel 3.0.64 2013/02/14 (bz3x0.64)
    kernel 3.4.31 2013/02/14 (bz3x4.31)
    kernel 3.7.8 2013/02/14 (bz3x7.8)
    kernel 3.7.8 now default kernel
    Update cgdisk, gdisk, and sgdisk to version 0.8.6
    update ntfsprogs programs to 2013.1.13
    kernel 3.0.65 2013/02/17 (bz3x0.65)
    kernel 3.4.32 2013/02/17 (bz3x4.32)
    kernel 3.7.9 2013/02/17 (bz3x7.9)
    kernel 3.7.9 now default kernel
    kernel 3.8.0 2013/02/08 (bz3x8.0)
    kernel 3.2.39 2013/02/20 (bz3x2.39)
    kernel 3.0.66 2013/02/21 (bz3x0.66)
    kernel 3.4.33 2013/02/21 (bz3x4.33)
    Update f3read and f3write to 2.2-0
    kernel 3.7.10 2013/02/27 (bz3x7.10)
    kernel 3.7.10 now default kernel
    busybox updated with xz and platfom patches
    kernel 3.8.1 2013/02/28 (bz3x8.1)
    kernel 3.0.67 2013/02/28 (bz3x0.67)
    kernel 3.4.34 2013/02/28 (bz3x4.37)
    fsarchiver 6.17