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Re: [alpine-devel] Plans for Alpine Linux 3.0 with musl libc

From: Josť Neto <josenetodino_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:45:26 -0300

Can you tell me if this will solve the samba problem[1]?

Thanks!

[1] http://www.uclibc.org/FAQ.html#needed_defs

2014-03-24 9:07 GMT-03:00, Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>:
>
> On Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:32:26 +0100
> Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
>
>> We are planning to do an Alpine Linux release 3.0 in May 2014. With
>> this release we will switch to musl libc instead of uclibc.
>
> ...
>
>> The 3.0 release can be considered 'beta' since this is a brand new libc
>> that has not been tested much, and will not get enough time for getting
>> tested thoroughly. Because of this we will most likely reduce the
>> support time for this release to maximum 1 year, and instead extend the
>> bugfixing period for v2.7.
>
> Just to clarify, this means that there will be no 2.8 release and that
> there might come more v2.7.x releases than normal.
>
> -nc
>
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