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Name: drakxtools Distribution: Mandriva Linux
Version: 13.51 Vendor: Mandriva
Release: 10.2 Build date: Mon Dec 5 11:40:38 2011
Group: System/Configuration/Other Build host:
Size: 788830 Source RPM: drakxtools-13.51-10.2.src.rpm
Packager: Mandriva Linux Security Team <>
Summary: The drakxtools (diskdrake, ...)
Contains many Mandriva Linux applications simplifying users and
administrators life on a Mandriva Linux machine. Nearly all of
them work both under XFree (graphical environment) and in console
(text environment), allowing easy distant work.

- drakbug: interactive bug report tool
- drakbug_report: help find bugs in DrakX
- drakclock: date & time configurator
- drakfloppy: boot disk creator
- drakfont: import fonts in the system
- draklog: show extracted information from the system logs
- draksec: security options managment






* Mon Dec 05 2011 Oden Eriksson <> 13.51-10.2
  - built for updates
* Fri Dec 02 2011 Antoine Ginies <> 13.51-10.1mdv2011.0
  - fix /media/cdrom creation, enable nepomuk
  - add PWP text
  - configure network before bootloader installation
  - use $::prefix to get it working in install process
  - fix systemctl in installer
  - remove update steps
  - all services has not been migrated to systemd, so restore chkconfig in this case
  - use systemctl instead of chkconfig
  - enable networkmanager.service, fix kernel-firmware installation, remove /etc/hostname pre-configuration
  - no more server flavour for 32bits machines.
  - fix network test with missing perl lib Net/
  - revert to desktop586 (du to latest package), and install kernel server if ram is around 8Gb
  - be sure that kernel-firmware has been installed (since latest package requires changement...)
  - dont hide the networking step
  - Disable desktop choice, force KDE choice, even if Gnome is available
  - fix condition for modules compression test.
  - add rpm-helper and shadow-utils because requires(pre) doesnt seems to work
  - use PWP theme
  - increase right windows size
  - was not a good idea to use /sbin/modprobe in install mode... reverting, and doing uncompress using gzip only if modules ares gziped
  - fix typo in if condition
  - detect IDE only if /proc/ide exists (fix for kernel => 2.6.39), and move detection to the end
  - simplify mdv theme
* Fri Aug 26 2011 Oden Eriksson <> 13.51-10mdv2011.0
  + Revision: 697240
  - rebuild asked by alex_burmashev
* Mon Aug 22 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-9
  + Revision: 696107
  - disbled initrd generation on install stage
* Fri Aug 19 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-8
  + Revision: 695308
  - modified grub patch for installator
* Thu Aug 18 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-7
  + Revision: 695216
  - added new patch to split user and root creation
* Wed Aug 17 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-6
  + Revision: 694879
  - changed patch for theme check (rosa compatibility)
  - changed installer grub hide patch
* Thu Aug 11 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-4
  + Revision: 693914
  - hide installer grub window, changed icon size and theme check
* Thu Aug 04 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-3
  + Revision: 693178
  - increased timeout to 30 min
* Wed Aug 03 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.51-2
  + Revision: 693020
  - silent boot patch
* Mon Jun 27 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.51-1
  + Revision: 687508
  - 13.51:
  - add support for check_min_sys_requirements
* Mon Jun 27 2011 Alex Burmashev <> 13.50-4
  + Revision: 687489
  - added module to check system requirements
* Tue Jun 14 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.50-3
  + Revision: 685143
  - Drakperm is no longer with us since at least 2009.1..
* Mon May 30 2011 Funda Wang <> 13.50-2
  + Revision: 681971
  - rebuild for new parted
* Fri May 13 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.50-1
  + Revision: 674360
  - 13.50:
  - fix mkinitrd execution
* Tue May 10 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.49-1
  + Revision: 673364
  - 13.49:
  - roll back to mkinitrd-compatible form. Mkinitrd or dracut invocation depends
    on what is configured in /etc/alternatives
* Wed Apr 27 2011 Antoine Ginies <> 13.47-1
  + Revision: 659609
  - remove -f msecperms's parameter
    switch to dracut
* Tue Apr 26 2011 Antoine Ginies <> 13.46-2
  + Revision: 659288
  - updated translation, fix util-linux package name
* Thu Apr 21 2011 Anssi Hannula <> 13.46-1
  + Revision: 656363
  - new version 13.46
  - service_harddrake:
    o load new drivers or ask for reboot also if the driver is switched due to
      a hardware change instead of an ldetect-lst change
    o show yes/no buttons instead of ok/cancel when asking about running a
      config tool
    o show a dialog about having to use nokmsboot if we couldn't automatically
      reconfigure the boot loader (e.g. when booted directly from a foreign
      bootloader) (Mageia bug #893)
* Sun Apr 17 2011 Anssi Hannula <> 13.45-1
  + Revision: 654053
  - version 13.45
  - service_harddrake:
    o adapt splash handling for plymouth (for showing dialogs)
    o add/remove nokmsboot boot option if needed
    o ask for a reboot after a driver switch if needed, and load the new driver
      if no reboot is needed
    o do not switch a display driver if speedboot has already started X server,
      in that case simply disable speedboot for next boot
  - add nokmsboot boot option also if the bootloader is installed after setting
    up a conflicting display driver (e.g. draklive-install)
* Thu Feb 24 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.42-1
  + Revision: 639725
  - 13.42:
  - increase default disk size needed to suggest /home partition
* Tue Feb 22 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.41-1
  + Revision: 639406
  - 13.41:
  - allow finish-install to remove unused packages
* Wed Feb 02 2011 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.40-1
  + Revision: 635308
  - 13.40:
  - do not copy files which live on separate partitions when creating
    minimal root
  - keep log of cp_afx
  - cpufreq: add support for Athlon/Phenom II processors (#58477)
* Wed Nov 24 2010 Eugeni Dodonov <> 13.39-1mdv2011.0
  + Revision: 600427
  - 13.39:
  - fix use of arrays as a reference (#60659, #61553)
  - install static device symlinks under /lib/udev/devices (Andrey Borzenkov)
* Sun Aug 01 2010 Funda Wang <> 13.35-4mdv2011.0
  + Revision: 564234
  - rebuild for perl 5.12.1
* Wed Jul 21 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.35-3mdv2011.0
  + Revision: 556538
  - do not require no more existing perl-suid (needed by fileshareset and filesharelist)
    (to be really fixed)
* Wed Jul 21 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.35-2mdv2011.0
  + Revision: 556528
  - rebuild for new perl
* Tue Jun 22 2010 Olivier Blin <> 13.35-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 548608
  - 13.35
  - add scrollbar to partitionning wizard if needed
  - user management: focus on first entry in dialog, root password if
    superuser is asked, user real name otherwise (#54910)
  - change India default timezone name from Asia/Calcutta to
    Asia/Kolkata (#59715)
  - timezone/ change Brazil/East entries to America/Sao_Paulo,
    Brazil/East is the deprecated/old time zone name
* Sat Jun 05 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.34-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 547135
  - drakauth:
    o fix installing lib64sasl2-plug-gssapi instead of
      libsasl2-plug-gssapi on 64bit machines when 32bit media are
      available (#57728)
  - harddrake:
    o fix displaying encoded reason
    o fix translating reasons for 2nd stage warning
  - localedrake:
    o fix listing locales only providing UTF8 metadata (#59634, Herton
      Ronaldo Krzesinski)
    o further fix listing locales (#58543)
* Fri Jun 04 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.33-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 547112
  - lookup major:minor of devices outside $::prefix
  - display lock icon for not enabled dmcrypt too
  - disable dmcrypt before deleting partition, evin if inside lvm/raid
  - fix loading of btrfs module
* Wed Jun 02 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.32-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 546938
  - don't lose mountpoint if suggested partition was swap (#59510)
  - copy all devices to target
* Wed May 26 2010 Christophe Fergeau <> 13.31-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 546137
  - 13.31:
  - service_harddrake: reconfigure X server after distro upgrades when video
    driver has changed (#53753)
* Wed May 26 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.30-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 546094
  - task-kde3-minimal is dead, and there is now task-gnome-minimal
  - do not remove important networking packages even if they seem unused (#49668)
* Mon May 24 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.29-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 545803
  - don't use ::isInstall to position the release not
    window on top of everything (doesn't work on the Ones), use
    any::set_wm_hints_if_needed instead (#59155)
  - handle raid metadata version
  - force raid metadata to be 0.90 if /boot is on raid 1
  - fix detection of /var partition
  - fix raid 0 to be handled as raid
* Wed May 19 2010 Olivier Blin <> 13.28-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 545331
  - 13.28
  - display_help: allow scripts to close window, for first time wizard
    (by default webkit only allows it for first page in history or for
    pages opened by DOM, requires webkit-1.2.0-3mdv2010.1)
  - always set resume= when a swap is available, regardless of its size (#34681)
* Mon May 17 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.26-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 544908
  - enable acl by default on ext2/3/4 fs
  - enable user_xattr on home for ext2 too
  - allow setting acl option in diskdrake
  - default to defaultFS in LVM, not ext2
* Tue May 11 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.25-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 544513
  - bugfix for draklive-install: use short locale name when matching
    locales-* packages to detect unused locales (fixes bug #44270)
  - diskdrake:
    o don't ask to reboot after resize if not needed
    o do not ask to reboot after resizing LUKS if not mounted
  - workaround mapper/* being symlinks in dmraid support
* Mon May 10 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.24-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 544302
  - devices:
    o get major/minor of device mapper correctly now that they are links
  - fix creation of device mapper devices in fs::any::prepare_minimal_root
    (this fixes initrd creation from one if using lvm)
* Fri Apr 30 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.23-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 541331
  - diskdrake:
    o fix the crypto mountpoint checks for the create case
    o partially fix resize of active encrypted volumes
    o fix race when creating encrypted partition out of install
* Thu Apr 29 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.22-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 540956
  - diskdrake:
    o correctly set mountpoint on included partition, not encrypted one
    o refuse to have /boot encrypted
  - finish-install:
    o wait for network-up before trying to configure it (blino)
  - diskdrake:
    o do not warn about data loss when changing type of unformatted partition
    o do not write partition table after creation if not needed
    o handle deleting encrypted partitions
    o display lock icon on encrypted partitions
    o fix loading of dmcrypt info now that /dev/mapper/* are symlinks
    o fix creating encrypted LVM
    o fix display of non unlocked encrypted partitions
    o re-use existing strings
* Tue Apr 27 2010 Christophe Fergeau <> 13.20-2mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 539570
  - rebuild so that shared libraries are properly stripped again
* Wed Apr 21 2010 Pascal Terjan <> 13.20-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 537704
  - iskdrake:
    o allow resizing empty FAT (#58770)
    o offer encryption in a more visible way when creating a partition
    o remove cryptoloop from diskdrake interface and transparently use dm-crypt
    o support having dm-crypt partition with non default FS
    o do not display dm-crypt partitions in separate tab, display included
      partition directly in-place
    + Christophe Fergeau <>
      - 13.19:
      - service_harddrake:
        o remove 'Disable "dri"' from xorg.conf if nouveau is being used
      - drakxservices:
        o translate more service descriptions (#46640)
      - detect "Rack Mount" Chassis as server
      - diskdrake:
        o use device label even if it was not changed  (#47456)
        o allow resizing btrfs
        o allow creating btrfs and nilfs2
      - drakboot
        o remove "restricted" option from general advanced options (wasn't doing
          anything with grub, and wasn't really useful with lilo)
        o add per-boot-entry "lock" checkbox in advanced options to be able to
          protect booting these entries with a password
* Wed Mar 17 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.15-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 523694
  - include 'mpt2sas' SCSI driver (#57833)
  - add mdadm raid10 support
  - package so that "release notes" button works in Ones
    & Flash live media (#58199) (broken since version 12.48 - 7 September 2009)
  - harddrake:
    o identify HECI controllers as system devices (#58215)
* Sat Feb 27 2010 Funda Wang <> 13.12-2mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 512198
  - rebuild for new parted
* Thu Feb 25 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.12-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 511108
  - add support for asturian (#56990)
  - detect_devices:
    o fix merging PCI devices info from sysfs which resulted in
      ill-informed devices matching (#57711)
  - handle new drivers:
    o webcam: stv06xx (#53940)
  - run_program:
    use home and logname of user we are dropping privileges to, not 501
  - harddrake:
    o display info about cores
    o do not display 2 decades old CPU bugs
    o try harder to match webcams (#53940)
  - drakboot:
    o fix crypted password detection
  - add missing requires on xset
* Thu Feb 04 2010 Anssi Hannula <> 13.10-3mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 500958
  - rebuild due to missing packages
* Thu Feb 04 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.10-2mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 500891
  - handle new drivers:
    o ATA: pata_atp867x, pata_piccolo, pata_rdc
    o DVB: dvb-usb-ec168, dvb-usb-friio, earth-pt1
    o ISDN: avmfritz, mISDNinfineon, netjet, speedfax, w6692
    o network: vmxnet3
    o radio: radio-miropcm20, radio-usb-si470x
    o RAID: 3w-sas, hpsa, pmcraid
    o SCSI: be2iscsi, bfa, pm8001, vmw_pvscsi
    o TV: cx25821, saa7164
    o wifi: r8187se, r8192_pci, r8192u_usb, rt2800pci, vt6655_stage, vt6656_stage
  - drakboot:
    o default to always crypt grub passwords
    o ensure /boot/grub/menu.lst permissions are 0600 since it can
      contains a password
    o fix support for crypted grub passwords
* Thu Feb 04 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.9-2mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 500580
  + rebuild (emptylog)
* Thu Feb 04 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.9-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 500568
  - drakboot:
    o add support for crypted grub passwords
    o always display security settings
    o allow timeout to be '0'
* Tue Jan 26 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.5-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 496867
  - drakboot:
    o fix reading security level
    o enable to set bootloader password in high security level
  - harddrake
    o detect "Hitachi" & "Maxtor" vendors for more hard discs
    o fix displaying empty info for USB discs
    o fix detecting firewire controllers with newer kernels
    o guess real vendor names for SCSI discs like we do for IDE devices
    o fix bootloader entry name for rc kernels
    o remove mnb from bootloader entry name like we do for mdv
* Thu Jan 07 2010 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.4-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 487167
  - installation mount points: reset unknown partitions types to default
    fs (ext4) instead of hardcoded ext3
  - detect_devices:
    o fix detecting pcmcia serial devices
  - diskdrake:
    o show Ext4 instead of Ext3 in the gtk filesystems button box
  - harddrake:
    o fix detecting some cameras
* Sun Dec 27 2009 Funda Wang <> 13.2-3mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 482619
  - rebuild for parted
* Mon Dec 14 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 13.2-2mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 478529
  - Bump release...
    + Thierry Vignaud <>
      - fix creating devices
        (really "fix handling hdX/sdX devices (#53107)")
* Sun Dec 13 2009 Anne Nicolas <> 13.1-3mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 478232
  - bump again for build system
  - Bump release for packages lost in bs
    + Thierry Vignaud <>
      - diskdrake
        o fix setting volume label instead of MBR's one for FAT fses (#52853)
      - localedrake
        o drop support for configuring KDE3
        o fix configuring ibus (#56130, #56311)
        o install 'ibus-qt4' if configuring ibus under KDE4 (#56311)
* Tue Dec 01 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 13.0-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 472378
  - bugfix for draklive-install: use ::prefix in pkgs::remove_unused_packages
  - devices detection:
    o fix reading USB details (#55690)
    o fix SCSI driver module name
    o fix sysfs device path from usb devices
  - partitioning wizard:
    o unmount swap too when unmounting all partitions
    o do not suggest Windows mountpoint for mounted partitions
      (breaks install if the Win partition is the installer media)
    o suggest non-removable disks first
  - harddrake:
    o do not display bogus "0" ids for hard disks
    o fix detecting some mice
  - bootloader:
    o do not add removable drives as "Windows" entry in bootloader
    o do not pass deprecated --ifneeded option anymore to mkinitrd
  - detect better invalid dos partition table (fixes a crash in harddrake)
  - mygtk2:
    o allow labels to be set selectable
  - diskdrake:
    o allow copying disk and partition infos (#55886)
  - localedrake:
    o do not warn about already installed packages when run as user
* Thu Nov 19 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.78-1mdv2010.1
  + Revision: 467407
  - kill draksplash
  - bootloader-config:
    o fix migrating swap to UUID
  - drakboot
    o remove CONSOLE_LOGO support
    o rework UI layout to account for CONSOLE_LOGO support removal
  - diskdrake:
    o allow to convert ext2/3 to ext4 but do not enable flags
    o don't request ntfs-3g on target not yet installed system if we are
      run inside draklive-install (#55160)
    o fix detecting hidden partitions as recovery
    o fix handling hdX/sdX devices (#53107)
  - display_help:
    o handle window.close() events (#55099)
    o hide Gtk+ "close" button when displaying first time wizard that
      now has a HTML "close" button again
  - harddrake:
    o use actual package name to check for libalsa-plugins-pulseaudio
      availability instead of using the name of a provide
  - partitioning wizard:
    o only display Help button in install
* Fri Oct 30 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.77-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 460299
  - 12.77
  - harddrake service: do not try to reconfigure xorg driver and crash
    if /etc/X11/xorg does not exist (breaks One startup)
  - bootloader suggestion fixes (to fix removal of vga= option when
    updating with the installer):
    o make sure we use long name when adding second kernel with same
      extension than preferred one
    o do not add again kernels that are already in bootloader config file
    o add vga= option for kernels that are not the preferred one as well
    o remove previous linux-nonfb entries (like done for failsafe),
      not to add them twice or more
* Thu Oct 29 2009 Frederic Crozat <> 12.74.2-2mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 460180
  - Force rebuild
* Thu Oct 29 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.74.2-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 460144
  - notify-x11-free-driver-switch, service_harddrake:
    o explain why xorg driver was reconfigured
* Thu Oct 29 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.74.1-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 459978
  - service_harddrake:
    o fix detecting nvidia71xx and nvidia96xx nvidia proprietary driver
      when checking if current xorg driver still supports current card
* Wed Oct 28 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.74-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 459746
  - partitioning wizard (Windows resize):
    o fix partition size computing (fixing pixel/sectors ratio)
    o improve default resizing suggestion:
      * try to keep at least 1GB free for Windows
      * try to use from 6GB to 10%% free space for Linux
    o use same windows partition size suggestion for gtk and text installs
    o really ensure keeping free space for Linux partition
    o really ensure keeping free space for Windows partition
  - service_harddrake:
    o do not auto reconfigure if more than one graphic card
    o do not reconfigure to default driver if driver is not installed
    o enable to disable reconfiguring to default driver through
    o fix detecting nvidia proprietary driver when checking if current
      xorg driver still supports current card (#54943)
    o auto reconfigure x11 only on first time default driver have changed
    o reconfigure X11 driver if current X11 driver is neither one of
      currently supported driver for the card for drivers other than ATI
     & NVidia too (eg: poulsbo)
* Tue Oct 27 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.72-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 459502
  - drakboot:
    o drop support for --splash
  - service_harddrake:
    o explain why we switch driver in explanations
    o reconfigure X11 driver if current X11 driver is neither one of currently
      supported driver for the card, nor a legacy driver ('fbdev' or 'vesa')
* Fri Oct 23 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.71-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 459063
  - 12.71
  - cpufreq: load e_powersaver for VIA C7 (#41377)
* Thu Oct 22 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.70-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 458940
  - 12.70
  - curses backend: do not crash when resuming interface
* Mon Oct 19 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.68-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 458268
  - 12.68
  - avoid error messages when using lvm in draklive-install (#36415)
  - partitioning wizard:
    o use mandriva logo on blue background for mandriva partition
    o fix option selection when using keyboard
* Sun Oct 18 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.67-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 458137
  - service_harddrake: allow to force screen resolution using
    RESOLUTION_WANTED=XxY in /etc/sysconfig/harddrake2/service.conf
  - partitioning wizard:
    o use a different color for newly created partition
    o add legend for the colors
    o display mount point if known
    o display ext2 like ext3/4
    o allow setting new windows size with keyboard (#54691)
    o use available space
* Thu Oct 15 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.66-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 457786
  - finish-install: do not offer to configure 3D desktop if none is
    installed (requires drak3d >= 1.27)
  - mount windows partitions under /media instead of /mnt (#53392)
  - partitioning wizard:
    o initialize correctly labels for windows resizing
    o fix labels for windows resizing when getting back to the screen
    o offer to resize last big enough windows partition instead
      of the first one, until user can chose
  - resize disk graphical description when resizing diskdrake
* Wed Oct 14 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.65-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 457403
  - Version 12.65 - 14 October 2009
  - partitioning wizard:
    o allow using existing partition on all disks (#54478)
    o reduce drawings height
    o fix windows resize width
  - use UTF-8 for zh_TW (#53976)
  - bootloader:
    o use initrd- instead of initrd-xen-
    o do not link /boot/vmlinuz to xen while allowing a unversioned /boot/vmlinuz-xen
* Mon Oct 12 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.64-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 456882
  - run_program layer:
    o keep a copy of the X11 cookie
    o try harder to drop privileges
  - partitioning wizard:
    o put back "previous" button on actions (#54475)
    o fix typo in message
    o fix testing interactive::gtk in standalone mode
    o fix displaying help
  - drakups
    o fix crash (#54399)
* Fri Oct 09 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.63-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 456396
  - 12.63
  - bootloader configuration:
    o fix displaying arrows
  - 12.62
  - autologin/desktop configuration (shared code):
    o fix guessing dm name from lookupdm
    o abort configuration if dm install fails
* Fri Oct 09 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.61-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 456370
  - 12.61
  - partitionning_wizard:
    o do not fail when a windows partition is corrupted
    o add separator between solutions
    o give more space between header and solutions
    o prevent cursor to go under needed size because of rounding
    o chose windows resizing when clicking on the resize handle
      (not perfect)
    o improve resizing captions layout
  - autologin/desktop configuration (shared code):
    o fix /etc/X11/lookupdm usage during install
      (for default dm selection)
    o use gdm for xfce4 and LXDE
* Wed Oct 07 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.59-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 455547
  - Version 12.59 - 7 October 2009
  - add back ram devices support (used by draklive)
  - do not set mountpoints for rescue partitions (#53504)
  - factorize default FS definition
  - switch to ext4 by default
* Mon Oct 05 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.58-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 454170
  - display_help
    o block right click contextual menu
    o do not display "Help" title for first time wizard
* Mon Oct 05 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.57-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 453914
  - drakboot:
    o fix crash on clicking Up/Down buttons (#54077)
  - use lzma extension again
* Thu Oct 01 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.56-3mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 452079
  - rebuild for new ldetect
  - switch from .lzma to .xz
  - harddrake:
    o better check for PCI Express capability
    o nicer display of PCI Express name
* Wed Sep 23 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.55-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 448045
  - do not require gtk+ stuff though webkit in drakxtools-curses (#53813)
  - harddrake:
    o display PCI revision (#42576)
    o report if devices are PCI or PCI Express (#28479)
* Wed Sep 23 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.54-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 447918
  - remove merged patch
  - 12.54
  - drakboot:
    o don't detect disks if we are not in bootloader or splash mode
  - autologin/desktop configuration (drakboot/finish-install):
    o when detecting default desktop, use first session
      (instead of using hacks with dm config files)
    o guess display manager from /etc/sysconfig/desktop,
      or default session, or /etc/X11/lookupdm
    o read autologin settings from /etc/sysconfig/autologin as fallback
    o read kdm config file only if kdm is to be used
    o always ensure dm is installed before configuring autologin/desktop
    o test display manager instead of desktop when configuring autologin
    o always write /etc/sysconfig/desktop
    o write DISPLAYMANAGER in /etc/sysconfig/desktop too
    o only write dm conf files if they exist before
* Tue Sep 22 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.53-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 447542
  - drakxtools_http:
    o use LSB-compliant init script
  - drakboot:
    o use stock icons for up & down buttons in order to pack them
      horizontaly so that we fit in default sizing(#53703)
  - drakhelp
    o fix check for missing help
  - diskdrake
    o suggest a LVM name and refuse empty or existing one (#53769)
    o prefer UUID on VirtIO too
    o don't consider lvm named md* as raid (#53767)
    o allow resizing ext4
  - fix touchscreen module list
  - list asix module in network/usb group
* Mon Sep 14 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.51-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 440580
  - display_help
    o new small webkit based browser for rendering help and for FTW
  - harddrake:
    o fix detecting some memory card readers as unknown
    o allow to skip XFdrake framebuffer setup (and thus splash removal)
      if SETUP_FB is set to "no" in /etc/sysconfig/harddrake2/service.conf
      (requires drakx-kbd-mouse-x11 >= 0.79)
* Tue Sep 08 2009 Aurélien Lefebvre <> 12.49-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 433736
  - mygtk2:
    o created 'WeaknessCheckEntry' widget
  - adduserdrake:
    o added tooltip text to weakness icon
    o now use 'WeaknessCheckEntry' widget
* Mon Sep 07 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.48-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 432795
  - mygtk2:
    o HScale widget: added digits and ref_value options
    o HScale widget: fix for value option
  - adduserdrake:
    o use icons to display password weakness
  - added security-{low,medium,strong}.png pixmaps used for
    password weakness display
  - authentication:
    o reduced password weakness check level
  - draksound:
    o Fix soundprofile alternatives setting by using a more appropriate subroutine
* Fri Aug 28 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.46-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 422015
  - handle new drivers:
    o DVB: dvb-usb-ce6230
    o sound: snd-indigodjx, snd-indigoiox, snd-lx6464es
    o wireless: ar9170usb, mwl8k, r8192s_usb, rt2800usb, rt3070sta
  - adduserdrake
    o added weakness check for root password
  - drakboot:
    o fix crash bug #52997
  - diskdrake:
    o fix for libparted 1.9 (#52991)
  - detect_devices:
    o fix VirtIO devices support
* Wed Aug 19 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.45-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 417956
  - drakbug
    o Top textbox shrinked
    o Added browse button
  - drakhelp
    o fix firefox launch bug #29775
  - added the ability to add up/down buttons in add_modify_remove list
    of interactive
  - drakboot :
    o user is now able to re-order bootloader entries
  - diskdrake
    o never pass username/password as options with davfs2
    o store credentials in davfs2 secret file before mounting
    o when user does not specify user/pass with davfs2, fallback to nobody/nobody
    o Fix a crash with regexp when a /etc/davfs2/secrets line is
      finished with one or more blank characters without comments
    o added the ability to exit the davfs2 mountpoint settings panel
    o added delete mountpoint support for davfs2
  - adduserdrake
    o now use password weakness display
  - added password weakness display feature in interactive
  - handle new drivers:
    o sound: snd_ctxfi
  - draksound
    o fix enabling and disabling with udev-detect properly (new PA)
    o introduce the concept of soundprofiles for enabling/disabling PA
    o remove alsa->pulse routing option (enabling pulse but not alsa redirection is a niche setup)
* Sun Aug 16 2009 Colin Guthrie <> 12.44-2mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 416916
  - Support sound profiles in draksound
* Thu Aug 13 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.44-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 416076
  - fix parsing dmidecode output (broken since we use dmidecode-2.10,
    aka since November 24 2008)
  - localedrake
    o add "English (South Africa)" (#51057)
  - fix window creation (#52812)
  - don't add useless install lines in modprobe.conf
* Wed Aug 12 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.43-2mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 415394
  - fix window creation (#52812)
* Mon Aug 10 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.43-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 414213
  - Version 12.43 - 10 August 2009
  - do not display nmblookup usage when there is no samba server
  - draksound
    o handle udev-detect module too (new PA)
  - do not crash when /etc/davfs2/secrets contains empty lines (like
    the default one) (#52305)
  - do not crash when trying to create a partition on a device with
    no cylinder_size
  - use gtk instead of X to focus window
  - fix two crashes on handling devices
* Wed Jul 22 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.40-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 398549
  - lookup unlisted devices in /sys (or /proc) when looking for
    major/minor of a device (#49339)
  - don't log the links we ignore when looking for scsi devices (#49406)
* Tue Jun 16 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.39-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 386483
  - properly handle hidden variables in installer and diskdrake.
* Fri Jun 12 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 12.38-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 385410
  - use Hal list of recovery partitions (#51532)
  - use blkid instead of vol_id which we no longer ship
* Tue Jun 02 2009 Eugeni Dodonov <> 12.37-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 382248
  - 12.37:
  - fixed crash when trying to get input devices (#51308)
* Fri May 29 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.36-1mdv2010.0
  + Revision: 381034
  - added support for toggling 'hidden' parameter on widgets.
  - ide-disk module is now named ide-gd_mod
  - add new 'touchpad' TYPE to rpmsrate
  - add support for ElanTech touchpads (found on EEEPCs)
  - harddrake:
    o adding sierra module to network/cellular.
    o fix detecting scanners
  - scannerdrake:
    o do not reject scanners handled by 'usbcore' driver
  - detect_devices:
    o don't ignore FB-DIMM memory
  - bump requires on perl-Gtk2 (#50412)
* Thu Apr 23 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.33-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 368916
  - don't set umask=0 by default on windows partitions in 'secure' level.
  - handle virtio block devices
* Wed Apr 22 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.31-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 368705
  - diskdrake:
    o handle partition starting after 1To
* Tue Apr 21 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.30-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 368524
  - add a basic testsuite (ensuring it compiles) in order to prevent
    future crashes like #50009
  - diskdrake:
    o display a progress bar while formating an ext4 partition
    o render ext4 partition as red like ext3 ones
  - harddrake:
    o fix wrongly selecting some 32bits packages on x86_64 (#50148)
  - service_harddrake:
    o do not crash if loading new drivers fails
      (happened with amd64_agp wrongly listed in pcitable, #43870)
  - finish-install:
    o ensure ntp package is installed when configuring ntp
* Tue Apr 21 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.29-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 368470
  - finish-install:
    o handle both "ll_CC" and "ll" locales parameter (#49914)
  - harddrake:
    o do not offer to install java plugin (#48520)
* Sun Apr 19 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.28.2-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 368086
  - harddrake:
    o always detect PCI modems (even when (slow) detecting serial modems
      is disabled)
    o do not offer to install KDE packages on GNOME or LXDE (#49671)
* Thu Apr 16 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.28.1-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 367728
  - diskdrake:
    o fix crash
* Wed Apr 15 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.28-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 367580
  - diskdrake:
    o handle md devices not called md\d+, like md_d127
    o display an error when mount fails during View action
  - bootloader:
    o keep grub entries which refer to unknown devices verbatim instead
      of crashing (#48728)
* Tue Apr 14 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.27-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 367144
  - diskdrake:
    o Only write raid config into $::prefix if we are in install mode,
      this fixes draklive-install which should write to /etc directly as
      $::prefix does not yet exist (#49632)
  - draksound:
    o enable to enable/disable glitch-free feature of PA
  - harddrake:
    o do not open branches by default
    o fix listing some ATA (eg: pata_marvell) devices as unknown
* Wed Apr 08 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.26-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 365165
  - harddrake service:
    o do not try to add media to /etc/fstab (#49621)
    o do not check anymore for disks on startup
  - harddrake:
    o list card readers as system components instead of unknows devices
    o when device has no description, use vendor string
* Fri Apr 03 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.24-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 363838
  - fixed crypto module names when arch is not i586 (#46814)
  - drakauth:
    o handling winbind configuration when REALM != DNS (#49189)
  - handle new drivers:
    o gigabit: be2net, slicoss
    o wireless: agnx, arusb_lnx
    o dvb: dvb-usb-dtv5100
* Mon Mar 30 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.20-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 362290
  - draksec:
    o added support for drakroam authentication (#29566).
  - changed X server restart routing not to rely on ctrl-alt-del (#49059).
  - fixed a typo in list_modules for virtio modules
  - diskdrake:
    o updated list of filesystems not handling bad blocks checking
    o display label in the graphical view when no mountpoint is set
    o always display label in partition info
  - handle new drivers:
    o wireless: iwlagn
* Sun Mar 29 2009 Olivier Blin <> 12.18-2mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 362053
  - rebuild for new ldetect
* Wed Mar 25 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.18-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 361010
  - add new Entry infrastructure for rpmdrake
  - detect_devices:
    o only look at valid scsi devices in /sys
* Sat Mar 21 2009 Anssi Hannula <> 12.17.1-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 359698
  - fix syntax error in nb translation file
  - add infrastucture for detecting vmware
  - diskdrake:
    o allow LVM in non expert mode
    o allow Encrypted partition inside LVM
    + Thierry Vignaud <>
      - handle new drivers:
        o wireless: wl
      - diskdrake:
        o don't crash when creating a partition in LVM with the partition type
          buttons (#38078)
        o write partition table if needed before setting label
        o fix setting label on not yet formatted partition
      - drakbug:
        o add error to summary when crashing in order to help sort duplicates
* Thu Mar 05 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.5-2mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 349094
  + rebuild (emptylog)
* Thu Mar 05 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 12.5-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 349092
  - handle new drivers
    o dvb: dm1105, dvb-usb-af9015, dvb-usb-cinergyT2, firedtv
    o ethernet: smsc9420
    o gigabit: atl1c
    * pata: cs5536, it8172, it821x
    o ISDN: hfcpci, hfcmulti, hfcsusb, solos-pci
    o USB controllers: hwa-hc, whci-hcd
    o wireless: ath9k, i2400m-usb, rt2860, rt2870 and rtl8187se
  - drakauth:
    o only install and enable pam_ccreds when required (#44027)
  - finish-install:
    o finit support
    o give console rights for current session when renaming user
  - drakdvb:
    o install w_scan if needed (#48242)
  - harddrake:
    o all "gpsca*" driven devices are webcam
  - localdrake/finish-install:
    o fix reading default input method setting
  - remove extents options on ext4 when updating fstab
* Wed Feb 25 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.91-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 344662
  - patch 0: fix build due to broken 'tr' translations
  - harddrake:
    o hide module configuration button if needed (#16678)
    o remove empty module parameter instead of writing them  (#40581)
  - harddrake service:
    o prevent wrongly notifying we switched from proprietary to free
      driver (anssi, #41969)
      (regression introduced in 11.70 on 16 October 2008)
  - drakboot
    o do not crash b/c ext4 was forbidden for /boot (#47853)
  - diskdrake
    o really don't set extents option for ext4
  - drakdvb:
    o sort channels list
    o prefer vlc if present
    o kill running vlc if configured with one-instance by default
      (it does not use DVB options from new command line)
* Mon Feb 16 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.88-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 340934
  - mygtk2 layer:
    o make references usable for entries
  - reorganized modules in fs section of list_modules and added reiser4
  - diskdrake:
    o limit partition type list to 2 colmuns instead of 4
    o don't offer to format LVM
* Sat Feb 14 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 11.87-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 340190
  - diskdrake:
    o allow resizing on lvm for mounted ext3/4 and not mounted xfs
    o use a list instead of combo in the partition type selection window
    o don't crash on invalid partition table
* Thu Feb 12 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.86-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 339822
  - diskdrake:
    o forget the changed label when the user cancels
    o fix preserving UUID when formatting ext* and swap, and handle more FS (#39913)
    o don't set useless extents option for ext4 mounts
  - localedrake:
    o set scim-thai as default IM for Thai
  - drakboot:
    o when installing to a removable device, put boot sector there, else
      put it into first non removable drive (#47106)
  - do_pkgs:
    o add ensure_files_are_installed
  - load cbc for encrypted loop
* Tue Feb 03 2009 Pascal Terjan <> 11.81-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 336890
  - interactive::curses:
    o use a real file selector in curses too
  - diskdrake:
    o don't rewrite label when it did not change (#47186)
    o rewrite gpt support with libparted
    o allow browsing partitions content to easily select the ones to destroy
  - drakdvb: introduce new DVB channels scanning tool
  - draksound:
    o disable auto spawning when diasbling PA (#47258)
  - Add drakdvb
* Wed Jan 21 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.80-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 332160
  - diskdrake:
    o don't use label for mounting partitions on lvm (#47024)
  - draksec:
    o changed draksec functionality to prevent overlapping with msecgui.
  - use "ComboBoxEntry" gtk2 widget instead of "Combo" (which is deprecated),
    this also workarounds gtk2 bug with "hidden" Entry + "Combo"
* Fri Jan 16 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.79-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 330263
  - drakbug:
    o ask to attach blkid output as well as /etc/fstab & the like when
      debugging a boot issue
    o do not ask to include kernel version & /proc/cpuinfo since this is
      done automatically
   o request to attach lspcidrake's output rather than include it
     (smaller descriptions)
  - diskdrake:
    o disable resizing ext4 since resize2fs is known to be broken regarding extents
    o --smb: fix netbios name resolution (#42483, thanks to Derek Jennings)
  - scannerdrake:
    o fix a crash when installing firmware (#40738)
* Thu Jan 15 2009 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.77-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 329744
  - diskdrake:
    o --smb: cifs must be used instead of smbfs (#42483)
    o ext4dev is now stable and called ext4 in 2.6.28+
    o allow editing partition label without formatting (bootloader config is not
      yet updated)
    o allow setting label on NTFS and reiser4 partitions
    o don't suggest mountpoint outside install (#39596)
  - harddrake:
    o fix displaying in proper category sound coprocessor & misc ACPI event keys
  - prevent mdkapplet from crashing (#46477)
  - diskdrake:
    o use sysfs in order to discover major/minor for SCSI like devices
      since they're dynamic with kernel-2.6.28+
* Wed Dec 17 2008 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.75-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 315289
  - handle new driver:
    o network: sxg, w35und
  - bootloader-config:
    o do not modify /boot/vmlinuz symlinks before doing mkinitrd in case
      mkinitrd fails (#44862)
  - diskdrake:
    o --nfs: handle "host:/" (#44320)
    o --nfs: handle domainname not set
    o kernel-2.6.28+ supports more than 15 partitions on SATA & SCSI devices
* Mon Dec 15 2008 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.73-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 314556
  - diskdrake:
    o fix crashing on writing fstab when using SMB (#46084)
    o fix racing with udev (#41832)
  - drakboot:
    o enable to disable SMP support (#31339)
  - scannerdrake:
    o install task-scanning (so that xsane-gimp got installed)
* Tue Dec 09 2008 Thierry Vignaud <> 11.72-1mdv2009.1
  + Revision: 312338
  - handle new driver:
    o network: et131x, smsc95xx
  - drakbug:
    o write distro release in bug description
  - finish-install:
    o use /dev/urandom instead of /dev/random to generate salt for passwords
      (since reading on /dev/random can block boot process)
    o show only installed 3D desktops
    o adapt to new Xconfig::glx API (drak3d 1.21)
  - harddrake:
    o do not list PATA controllers as SATA
      (else we could just list all ATA controllers together)
    o do not show duplicated hardware as unknown (#46242):
      * list PC Speaker as sound card
      * track duplicated input devices
      * try harder to find duplicates
    + Pixel <>
      - 11.71:
      - diskdrake
        o --dav: handle davfs2 credentials in /etc/davfs2/secrets (#44190)
        o --dav: handle https



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