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Re: [ANNOUNCE] xfsprogs v3.1.11 PLEASE LOOK AT THIS

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Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCE] xfsprogs v3.1.11 PLEASE LOOK AT THIS
From: Rich Johnston <rjohnston@xxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 8 May 2013 14:12:46 -0500
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On 05/08/2013 01:50 PM, Rich Johnston wrote:
I was about to send out the following:  Please note the deprecated
statement, is it correct??????

OOPS I meant to get internal verification about the deprecated message first. Please disregard the above lines.

Version 3.1.11 of xfsprogs has been released.

The source code can be accessed via git using this URL:


A gzipped-tar archive of the source code is available here:


The development tree previously hosted on kernel.org for this code has
been deprecated:


Yes it is deprecated.

Below is a summary (from the doc/CHANGES file) of changes
since release 3.1.10:

xfsprogs-3.1.11 (8 May 2013)
         - Support for relative paths in xfs_quota thanks to Satoru
         - mkfs.xfs will always go into multidisk mode when filesystem
           geometry is specified on the command line.
         - Document all commands in xfs_io.
         - Remove setfl command from xfs_io.
         - xfs_metadump will obfuscate symlinks by path component.
         - mkfs.xfs no longer accepts geometry settings smaller than the
           physical sector size.
         - xfs_logprint now supports multiply-logged inode fields and
           handles continued inode transactions correctly.
         - kill XLOG_SET
         - Update release scripts to use git archive to address a
           missing source file reported by Arkadiusz Mi?kiewicz
         - Fix a build error with -Werror=format-security, reported
           by Arkadiusz Mi?kiewicz
         - mkfs.xfs no longer attempts to discard when -N option is used.
         - Update 'make deb' to use tarball
         - Sync up with log reservation changes in the kernel.
         - Fix possible unallocated memory access in fiemap.
         - Guard against string overflow in path_to_fspath.
         - Fix setup_cursor array allocation.
         - Fix free of unintialized pointer in xfs_acl_valid error path.
         - Guard against path string overflows.
         - Check strdup results properly in initallfs().
         - Fix attribute no_change_count logic.
         - Remove extraneous close() in fsrallfs().
         - xfs_repair now skips the freelist scan of a corrupt agf
           when in no-modify mode.
         - xfs_db now skips freelist scans of corrupt agfs.
         - Remove unconditional ASSERT(0) in xfs_repair.
         - Reduce bb_numrecs in bno/cnt btrees when log consumes all agf
         - Add depraction message for xfs_check.
         - xfs_quota allow user or group names beginning with digits
reported by
           James Carter.
         - Fix manpages and usage() spelling, errors and omissions.
         - Validate the extent count is at least within the positive
           range of a signed 32 bit integer before using it.

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