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Update util-linux to 2.30.1

Authored by kyrios123 on Jun 3 2017, 8:21 PM.



Closes T3825.

Signed-off-by: Pierre-Yves <>

Test Plan

Installed and tried a few utils without noticing any particular problem

  • /bin: dmesg, findmnt, kill, lsblk, mount, umount,
  • /usr/bin: cal, lscpu, lsipc, lslocks, lslogins, lsns, last, whereis
  • /sbin: blkid, cfdisk, fstrim, hwclock,


  • chmem: always return this error message (even when invoked with the help or version parameter) Failed to read /sys/devices/system/memory: No such file or directory

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R3100 util-linux
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kyrios123 created this revision.Jun 3 2017, 8:21 PM
vdemir requested changes to this revision.Jun 23 2017, 8:54 PM
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kyrios123 added a project: Restricted Project.Jun 23 2017, 9:19 PM
In D322#6752, @vdemir wrote:

install : |

if [[ ! -z "${EMUL32BUILD}" ]]; then
    %make install-usrlib_execLTLIBRARIES install-pkgconfigDATA DESTDIR="$installdir"
    rm -v $installdir/usr/share/man/man8/fsck.8
    ln -sv /bin/mount $installdir/usr/bin/mount
    ln -sv /bin/umount $installdir/usr/bin/umount
    rm -v $installdir/usr/share/bash-completion/completions/{mount,umount}

This CVE was already addressed in version 2.29.2.
However solus is still using version 2.29.1 so it's a good reason for updating imo.

kyrios123 requested review of this revision.Jun 23 2017, 9:21 PM
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kyrios123 added a comment.EditedJun 23 2017, 9:28 PM

also su is provided by the shadow package in solus

Edit: Just checked the version used by Solus already include the fix for this CVE.

kyrios123 edited projects, added Patch Submission; removed Restricted Project.Jun 23 2017, 9:34 PM
ikey added a comment.EditedJun 28 2017, 1:41 PM

Alright stop with the random pastes

You have to explain what you're saying, not point someone at something without explanation.

kyrios123 updated this revision to Diff 1443.Jul 20 2017, 3:33 PM
kyrios123 retitled this revision from Update util-linux to 2.30 to Update util-linux to 2.30.1.
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Update to 2.30.1

kyrios123 updated this revision to Diff 2513.Sep 21 2017, 3:22 PM

bump to 2.30.2

ikey accepted this revision.Oct 8 2017, 3:39 PM

LGTM! Required for systemd update too..

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Oct 8 2017, 3:39 PM
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