FEDORA-2016-391f476b75 created by robert 5 years ago for Fedora 24
stable

R54 is a bugfix release with moderate new features:

  • Simplify and improve code and manual page
  • Try GCC 5’s new -malign-data=abi
  • Allow interrupting builtin cat even on fast devices (LP#1616692)
  • Update to Unicode 9.0.0
  • Correct English spelling
  • Handle set -e-related error propagation in || and && constructs correctly
  • Initialise memory for RNG even when not targetting Valgrind
  • Shrink binary size
  • Improve support for the contemporary pcc compiler
  • Fix side effects with lazy evaluation; spotted by ormaaj
  • New flags -c (columnise), -l, -N for the print builtin
  • Fix English, spelling mistakes, typos in the manpage
  • Return 128+SIGALRM if read -t times out, like GNU bash
  • Install both manpages from Build.sh
  • Document case changes are ASCII-only
  • Begin porting to Harvey-OS and APEX (similar to Plan 9 and APE)
  • More infrastructure for the OS/2 (EMX, KLIBC) port

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2016-391f476b75

This update has been submitted for testing by robert.

5 years ago
User Icon dhgutteridge commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
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No regressions noted.

BZ#1394477 mksh-54 is available

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

5 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

5 years ago

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