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authorThomas Schwinge <>2018-05-25 17:40:49 +0200
committerThomas Schwinge <>2018-05-25 17:40:49 +0200
commit127129b005d31d5553fb08cb28acfa43073abe4d (patch)
parent7353d3c182491ca34dfdb8d028a6ce9ab320c4fc (diff)
parent55f878869fda47b7897e2d866aca2eac4d0c7168 (diff)
Merge commit '55f878869fda47b7897e2d866aca2eac4d0c7168'
As part of the merge, add copyright and licensing headers, and apply a few more minor changes.
3 files changed, 9 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/community/gsoc/project_ideas/virtualization.mdwn b/community/gsoc/project_ideas/virtualization.mdwn
index 5dec02c6..6f9853ef 100644
--- a/community/gsoc/project_ideas/virtualization.mdwn
+++ b/community/gsoc/project_ideas/virtualization.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2008, 2009, 2016 Free Software Foundation,
+[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2008, 2009, 2016, 2017 Free Software Foundation,
[[!meta license="""[[!toggle id="license" text="GFDL 1.2+"]][[!toggleable
@@ -76,9 +76,7 @@ solutions would be very helpful.
Possible mentors: Justus Winter (teythoon)
+See also: [[]]
-# 2016-02-14, Justus Winter
-I have a unprivileged-subhurds prototype that "just" needs finishing.
+Exercise: Currently, when issuing 'reboot' in Subhurds, 'boot' exits.
+Make it reboot the Subhurd instead. \ No newline at end of file
diff --git a/contributing.mdwn b/contributing.mdwn
index 9736e18d..6cb5756f 100644
--- a/contributing.mdwn
+++ b/contributing.mdwn
@@ -83,12 +83,15 @@ For more reading resources, please see these web pages, for example,
+<a name="smallhacks"></a>
## Small hack entries
Here is a list of small hacks, which can serve as entries into the Hurd code for
people who would like to dive into the code but just lack a "somewhere to begin
+* Create a Wiki page with all presentations about the Hurd. Many are referenced here in the Wiki, but they are not easy to find.
+ ([[!taglink open_issue_documentation]])
* Add `UTIME_NOW` and `UTIME_OMIT`. It is a matter of taking the BSD values, add the `#define`s to the proper header, and implement the support in `*_S_file_utimes` functions. Flávio Cruz has submitted a patch, now being polished.
See also [[!debbug 762677]].
* Some translators do not support [[hurd/fsysopts]], i.e. support for the
@@ -107,7 +110,6 @@ part:1:file:/home/samy/tmp/foo`). This would be libnetfs-based.
* Improve our [[FUSE library|hurd/libfuse]].
* Add a relatime or lazytime option to ext2fs.
* Fix our [[open_issues/symlink_translator]].
-* Fix chmod on fifos: mkfifo foo ; sudo chmod g+w foo
* Strengthen httpfs: it should append '/' to URL automatically, it should not fallback index.html itself, etc. probably a lot more small easy issues.
* Fix `O_NOATIME`, see <>
* Add a /dev/rtc device
diff --git a/documentation.mdwn b/documentation.mdwn
index bfdaa839..8776f5e8 100644
--- a/documentation.mdwn
+++ b/documentation.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2008, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016 Free Software
+[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2008, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017 Free Software
Foundation, Inc."]]
[[!meta license="""[[!toggle id="license" text="GFDL 1.2+"]][[!toggleable
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ text="*[[shapiro\_capintro\_1999|capability]]*:
* {{$capability#wikipedia_object-capability_model}}. Albeit not directly
- tailored at the GNU/Hurd operating system architecture, this artice anyway
+ tailored at the GNU/Hurd operating system architecture, this article anyway
does a good job at describing general principles of a [[capability]]-based
system architecture.