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baselayout buffers einfo and friends output when running in parallel, so messages don't get mixed up with other services. It does this by storing each einfo command in a file and then processes them when it obtains a lock.

baselayout-2 now buffers stdout and stderr to a file which means the errors...

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:jawdrop: A long time in the coming, but alpha1 is now out. You will need ~ARCH versions of many packages and you'll have to manually re-emerge xinit if you're a KDM user. If you switch over to using dash or busybox as /bin/sh then you will need to upgrade glibc for a new nscd init script or de-bash...

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Slacking

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OK, so I'm a slacker as I've not blogged for over a month now :(However, I have been a very busy beaver! baselayout-2 is nearing completion. The only outstanding bug I know of is a service timeout of the local resolver when using resolvconf and parallel startup. All init scripts on my workstation...

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