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Bug 420999

Summary: app-admin/rsyslog 6.2.2 version bump
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Opportunist <axiator>
Component: New packagesAssignee: Ultrabug <ultrabug>
Severity: normal CC: dev-zero
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Opportunist 2012-06-13 15:25:07 UTC
This is a bug-fixing release. Updating is recommended for users of the v6-stable branch. 


- build system improvements and spec file templates
Thanks to Abby Edwards for providing these enhancements

- bugfix: disk queue was not persisted on shutdown, regression of fix to
 The new code also handles the case of shutdown of blocking light and full delayable sources somewhat smarter and permits, assuming sufficient timouts, to persist message up to the max queue capacity. Also some nits in debug instrumentation have been fixed.

- bugfix: –enable-smcustbindcdr configure directive did not work
 Thanks to Ultrabug for the patch.
 add small delay (50ms) after sending shutdown message. There seem to be cases where the shutdown message is otherwise not processed, not even on an idle system.
 Thanks to Marcin for bringing this problem up.

- support for resolving huge groups
 Thanks to Alec Warner for the patch

- bugfix: potential hang due to mutex deadlock
 Thanks to Andreas Piesk for reporting&analyzing this bug as well as providing patches and other help in resolving it.

- bugfix: property PROCID empty instead of proper nilvalue if not present
 If it is not present, it must have the nilvalue “-” as of RFC5424
 Thanks to John N for reporting this issue.

- bugfix: did not compile under solaris due to $uptime property code
 For the time being, $uptime is not supported on Solaris

- bugfix: “last message repeated n times” message was missing hostname
 Thanks to Zdenek Salvet for finding this bug and to Bodik for reporting

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Ultrabug gentoo-dev 2012-06-15 11:06:09 UTC
Hey Opportunist mate, this is in tree now, cheers !

+*rsyslog-6.2.2 (15 Jun 2012)
+  15 Jun 2012; Ultrabug <> -rsyslog-5.8.8.ebuild,
+  +rsyslog-6.2.2.ebuild:
+  Version bump fix #420999. Drop old.