Fawkes 0.4.2 released

New release with fixes for GCC 4.6.0 and Linux kernel 2.6.38.

The new GCC version 4.6.0 uncovers more issues than previous GCC releases. With this release, these have been fixed. These bugs did not manifest in typical operation. Additionally, Linux 2.6.38 drops support for Video4Linux version 1, and thus its (non-)existence must be detected. On newer kernels, only the Video4Linux version 2 interface is built now. The issues had been fixed in the master branch a while ago.

These fixes have now been backported to the 0.4 branch, in particular for the upcoming Fedora 15 release. It was detected by our continuous integration build hosts.

Posted by Tim Niemueller on February 22, 2011 12:05

Tags: announcement fawkes fedora release


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