Debian Bug report logs - #435272
util-linux: [flock] missing flock command and its manual page

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Package: util-linux; Maintainer for util-linux is LaMont Jones <>; Source for util-linux is src:util-linux.

Reported by: "Hideki Yamane \(Debian-JP\)" <>

Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 17:21:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: patch

Found in version util-linux/2.13~rc2-3

Fixed in version util-linux/2.13~rc3-6

Done: LaMont Jones <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#435272; Package util-linux. Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: "Hideki Yamane \(Debian-JP\)" <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: util-linux: [flock] missing flock command and its manual page
Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2007 02:18:27 +0900
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Package: util-linux
Version: 2.13~rc2-3
Severity: normal
Tags: patch

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Dear util-linux maintainer,

 Util-linux package does not include flock command and its man page.
 Please add it to your package.

- -- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.21-2-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=ja_JP.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=ja_JP.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages util-linux depends on:
ii  libc6                   2.6-5            GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libncurses5             5.6+20070716-1   Shared libraries for terminal hand
ii  libselinux1             2.0.15-2+b1      SELinux shared libraries
ii  libuuid1                1.40.2-1         universally unique id library
ii  lsb-base                3.1-24           Linux Standard Base 3.1 init scrip
ii  tzdata                  2007f-9          time zone and daylight-saving time
ii  zlib1g                  1: compression library - runtime

util-linux recommends no packages.

- -- no debconf information

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From: LaMont Jones <>
Subject: Bug#435272: fixed in util-linux 2.13~rc3-6
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 17:32:03 +0000
Source: util-linux
Source-Version: 2.13~rc3-6

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
util-linux, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/u/util-linux/bsdutils_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/cfdisk-udeb_2.13~rc3-6_i386.udeb
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/fdisk-udeb_2.13~rc3-6_i386.udeb
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/mount_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/util-linux-locales_2.13~rc3-6_all.deb
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/util-linux_2.13~rc3-6.diff.gz
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/util-linux_2.13~rc3-6.dsc
  to pool/main/u/util-linux/util-linux_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
LaMont Jones <> (supplier of updated util-linux package)

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Format: 1.7
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 11:10:51 -0600
Source: util-linux
Binary: util-linux cfdisk-udeb fdisk-udeb util-linux-locales bsdutils mount
Architecture: all i386 source 
Version: 2.13~rc3-6
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: LaMont Jones <>
Changed-By: LaMont Jones <>
 bsdutils   - Basic utilities from 4.4BSD-Lite
 cfdisk-udeb - Partition a hard drive (cfdisk)
 fdisk-udeb - Partition a hard drive (manual)
 mount      - Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems
 util-linux - Miscellaneous system utilities
 util-linux-locales - Locales files for util-linux
Closes: 314413 424682 435272 438668 438771
 util-linux (2.13~rc3-6) unstable; urgency=low
   * more upstream changes
     - docs: add DEPRECATED to EXTRA_DIST
     - docs: update AUTHORS file
     - docs: add note about
     - man-pages: cleanup of chrt.1 and taskset.1
     - mount: improve error message when helper program not present
     - setarch: cleanup licensing note
     - setarch: add sparc32bash alias to keep compatibility with sparc32
     - setarch: add __alpha__ support
     - po: update de.po, vi.po, nl.po (from
   * drop arch.1 man page.  Closes: #438668
   * deliver the right file for scriptreplay.  Closes: #438771
   * sfdisk: Allow drives over 2^31 sectors in size.  Closes: #314413
   * Deliver flock and flock.1.  Closes: #435272
   * Correct message. Closes: #424682
   * cfdisk: switch back to slang2
   * setarch: add parisc/parisc64 support
   * deliver setarch
 0982a9e7b5d99c7cbdc660a1af54c718 490106 base required util-linux_2.13~rc3-6.diff.gz
 22d7a83ea24b77e6113b0bba2318f5c4 57232 utils required bsdutils_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb
 5c088f499ce6c3f3a9d151a2b25f240e 817 base required util-linux_2.13~rc3-6.dsc
 9163562a7f4261e0e5c819c8aa1a67a2 571166 debian-installer extra cfdisk-udeb_2.13~rc3-6_i386.udeb
 9e7fca402cc2e57a8a674efe0b4a96d3 65846 debian-installer extra fdisk-udeb_2.13~rc3-6_i386.udeb
 ca529ac113cda04b3d6606148e2c5420 416156 utils required util-linux_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb
 eb07e3c9c953d509d9ca800a6d7653c5 1294942 utils optional util-linux-locales_2.13~rc3-6_all.deb
 eb21afff21894bfcf242886823150733 136344 admin required mount_2.13~rc3-6_i386.deb

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