Debian Bug report logs - #593865
busybox: please include CONFIG_FEATURE_INITRD on Hurd

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Package: busybox; Maintainer for busybox is Debian Install System Team <>; Source for busybox is src:busybox.

Reported by: Jeremie Koenig <>

Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2010 17:39:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: patch

Found in version 1.17.1-2

Fixed in version busybox/1:1.17.1-3

Done: Aurelien Jarno <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#593865; Package busybox. (Sat, 21 Aug 2010 17:39:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Jeremie Koenig <>:
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From: Jeremie Koenig <>
Subject: busybox: please include CONFIG_FEATURE_INITRD on Hurd
Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2010 19:35:37 +0200
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: busybox
Version: 1.17.1-2
Tags: patch


On the Hurd d-i, we need to run busybox init as "linuxrc" because it's
not started as pid 1. The applet in question is activated by the

The attached patch adds this option in the config/os/hurd overrides.

Jeremie Koenig <>
[busybox_hurd_add_linuxrc.patch (text/x-diff, attachment)]

Reply sent to Aurelien Jarno <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 22 Aug 2010 18:03:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Jeremie Koenig <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 22 Aug 2010 18:03:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Aurelien Jarno <>
Subject: Bug#593865: fixed in busybox 1:1.17.1-3
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 18:02:15 +0000
Source: busybox
Source-Version: 1:1.17.1-3

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

  to main/b/busybox/busybox-static_1.17.1-3_amd64.deb
  to main/b/busybox/busybox-syslogd_1.17.1-3_all.deb
  to main/b/busybox/busybox-udeb_1.17.1-3_amd64.udeb
  to main/b/busybox/busybox_1.17.1-3.debian.tar.gz
  to main/b/busybox/busybox_1.17.1-3.dsc
  to main/b/busybox/busybox_1.17.1-3_amd64.deb
  to main/b/busybox/udhcpc_1.17.1-3_all.deb
  to main/b/busybox/udhcpd_1.17.1-3_all.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
Aurelien Jarno <> (supplier of updated busybox package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 19:46:52 +0200
Source: busybox
Binary: busybox busybox-static busybox-udeb busybox-syslogd udhcpc udhcpd
Architecture: source all amd64
Version: 1:1.17.1-3
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Install System Team <>
Changed-By: Aurelien Jarno <>
 busybox    - Tiny utilities for small and embedded systems
 busybox-static - Standalone rescue shell with tons of builtin utilities
 busybox-syslogd - Provides syslogd and klogd using busybox
 busybox-udeb - Tiny utilities for the debian-installer (udeb)
 udhcpc     - Provides the busybox DHCP client implementation
 udhcpd     - Provides the busybox DHCP server implementation
Closes: 593865
 busybox (1:1.17.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Jérémie Koenig ]
   * Enable CONFIG_FEATURE_INITRD on Hurd (Closes: #593865).
   [ Aurelien Jarno ]
   * [udeb] Disable volume id support.
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 7745676bb7f9fb6ce9e1f578c0d90f51 63740 utils optional busybox_1.17.1-3.debian.tar.gz
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 39cb7ed8054fe1f911654d3dce70fca6 10760 utils optional udhcpc_1.17.1-3_all.deb
 252cccb12f7eb4818faf0f8a86261217 14036 utils optional udhcpd_1.17.1-3_all.deb
 9c14f5c25951480511ab1e077b036076 335154 utils optional busybox_1.17.1-3_amd64.deb
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 8cfb7ef5ec94862cd1c7e9abbe2cbf8a 159870 debian-installer extra busybox-udeb_1.17.1-3_amd64.udeb
Package-Type: udeb

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