Proposal: Enabling DMESG_RESTRICT for Groovy Onward

Chris Hofstaedtler zeha at
Tue Aug 11 09:14:44 UTC 2020


* Matthew Ruffell <matthew.ruffell at> [200811 02:04]:
> Gianfranco Costamagna and Chris Hofstaedtler, I have included you to ask if you
> have any objections, since you commonly perform merges from debian, and the
> changes to util-linux may increase maintenance burden.

Thanks for the heads-up.

Do you happen to know if there was a similar proposal discussed in


> 2) I have prepared a debdiff to util-linux which implements the changes, and
> is ready for review here:

This says:

 Depends: login (>= 1:4.5-1.1~),
+         libcap2-bin (>= 1:2.32-1),

Is there a specific reason for this specific libcap2-bin Version?


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