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[ANNOUNCE] xfsprogs: v3.2.3 released

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Subject: [ANNOUNCE] xfsprogs: v3.2.3 released
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:48:25 +1000
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Hello!

xfsprogs v3.2.3 has just been released. This is mainly a bugfix
release (see below for a summary). There is a notable change in
defaults for mkfs.xfs - it will now make CRC enabled filesystems by
default, and you will need to use "mkfs.xfs -m crc=0" to make
filesystems compatible with production kernels older than 3.15.

The source code can be accessed via git using either of these URLs:

git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/fs/xfs/xfsprogs-dev.git
git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/cmds/xfsprogs.git

and the release is tagged with the "v3.2.3" tag to make it easy to
check out the exact source used for the release.

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

ftp://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/cmd_tars/xfsprogs-3.2.3.tar.gz
ftp://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/cmd_tars/xfsprogs-3.2.3.tar.gz.sign

The archive is signed with my gpg key (the same one that this
release announcement is signed with).

Problems, issues, questions and general discussion about the release
should be directed to the XFS mailing list (xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx).

A summary of the changes during development of this release (taken
from doc/CHANGES) is as follows:

- Debian packaging updates (Nathan Scott)
- xfs_repair: handle speciall atribute names correctly (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_repair: handle v5 format feature flags correctly (Darrick Wong)
- xfs_repair: Better v5 format validation for directories
  (Darrick Wong)
- mkfs.xfs: enable metadata CRCs by default
- mkfs.xfs: enable free inode btrees by default
- build: glibc support updates (Jan Tulak)
- man page updates (Sage Weil, Namjae Jeon, Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_admin: Changing UUIDs disable for CRC enabled filesystems
  (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_repair: Separate pquota inode fixes (Brian Foster)
- xfs_db: inode alignment fixes (Brian Foster)
- mkfs.xfs: fix failures creating file images (Brian Foster)
- libxfs: zero new buffers before use (Darrick J. Wong)
- xfs_repair: handle directory leaf CRC errors gracefully
  (Darrick J.  Wong)
- xfs_repair: validate and repair inode CRCs (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_repair: lots of broken directory repair fixes (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_db: handle v3 inodes properly (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_db: allow writing corrupted metadata on CRC enabled filesystems
  (Eric Sandeen)
- xfs_repair: gracefully handle > 512 byte sector superblocks
- mkfs.xfs: take into acocunt log stripe unit when sizing log
- xfs_metadump: inode alignment and null inode fixes (Brian Foster)
- xfs_io: FALLOC_FL_INSERT_RANGE support (Namjae Jeon)
- build: libtool static library build fixes (Romain Naour)
- mkfs.xfs: large block size inode alignment fixes (Brian Foster)
- xfs_repair: secondary superblock scan fixes (Brian Foster)
- xfs_repair: don't care about symlink compenent lengths
  (Eric Sandeen)

-- 
Dave Chinner
david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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