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Name: harddrake Distribution: Mandriva Linux
Version: 13.51 Vendor: Mandriva
Release: 10.2 Build date: Mon Dec 5 11:40:38 2011
Group: System/Configuration/Hardware Build host:
Size: 20743 Source RPM: drakxtools-13.51-10.2.src.rpm
Packager: Mandriva Linux Security Team <>
Summary: Main Hardware Configuration/Information Tool
The harddrake service is a hardware probing tool run at system boot
time to determine what hardware has been added or removed from the
It then offer to run needed config tool to update the OS






* 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 Aur?lien 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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