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authorThomas Schwinge <thomas@codesourcery.com>2018-05-09 22:46:31 +0200
committerThomas Schwinge <thomas@codesourcery.com>2018-05-09 22:46:31 +0200
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parent96dba7ef358153dd1a608ab45f52226d08d62e3c (diff)
Merge commit '96dba7ef358153dd1a608ab45f52226d08d62e3c'
As part of the merge, fix some typos, adjust copyright headers, and apply a few more minor changes.
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[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013,
-2014, 2015, 2016 Free Software Foundation, Inc."]]
+2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Free Software Foundation, Inc."]]
[[!meta license="""[[!toggle id="license" text="GFDL 1.2+"]][[!toggleable
id="license" text="Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this
@@ -103,9 +103,6 @@ part:1:file:/home/samy/tmp/foo`). This would be libnetfs-based.
* Write [[virtio drivers for KVM|open_issues/virtio#KVM]].
* Move the [[mount/umount|open_issues/glibc#mount]] logic from
`utils/{,u}mount.c` into [[glibc]].
-* Fix [[`/proc/self`|hurd/translator/procfs/jkoenig/discussion#self]].
-Look at `[glibc]/hurd/lookup-retry.c` for how [[`FS_RETRY_MAGICAL`
-lookups|hurd/interface/dir_lookup]] work.
* Add a tool to trace system calls, by using gnumach's Syscall-Emulation, see <http://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/gnumach-doc/Syscall-Emulation.html>
* Improve our [[FUSE library|hurd/libfuse]].
* Add a relatime or lazytime option to ext2fs.
@@ -113,6 +110,7 @@ lookups|hurd/interface/dir_lookup]] work.
* 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 <https://buildd.debian.org/status/fetch.php?pkg=borgbackup&arch=hurd-i386&ver=1.0.2-1&stamp=1460838100>
+* Add a /dev/rtc device
<a name="porting"></a>
## Porting Packages
@@ -180,14 +178,16 @@ I'll have to think about it some more.
* Install qemu-kvm via your distros packages.
* Download the [qemu image](http://people.debian.org/~sthibault/hurd-i386/debian-hurd.img.tar.gz): `wget http://people.debian.org/~sthibault/hurd-i386/debian-hurd.img.tar.gz`
* Unpack it: `tar xf debian-hurd.img.tar.gz`
-* Run it: `qemu-kvm -m 512 -drive cache=writeback,file=debian-hurd.img` # Optionally use `--curses` to keep your keyboard layout. If need be modprobe kvm_amd, kvm intel and kvm to get kvm support (which is much, much faster). See also: [kvm FAQ](http://www.linux-kvm.org/page/FAQ).
+* Run it: `kvm -m 512 -drive cache=writeback,file=debian-hurd.img -redir tcp:2222::22` # Optionally use `--curses` to keep your keyboard layout. If need be modprobe kvm_amd, kvm intel and kvm to get kvm support (which is much, much faster). See also: [kvm FAQ](http://www.linux-kvm.org/page/FAQ).
* login as root
+* set a root password with `passwd`
* `apt-get update`
* `apt-get install -y git mercurial emacs vim`
* `apt-get build-dep -y hurd gnumach`
* `git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/hurd/hurd.git`
* `git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/hurd/gnumach.git`
* `git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/hurd/incubator.git`
+* You can connect through ssh with `ssh root@localhost -p 2222`
* Get more from the [repo list](http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/hurd/).
* Read the docs on these pages.
* Start hacking.