preparing to 4.5.19 release

Dmitry V. Levin ldv at
Mon Sep 14 21:50:35 UTC 2009

On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 12:16:50AM +0400, Dmitry V. Levin wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 07, 2009 at 06:25:13PM -0700, Roland McGrath wrote:
> > > Two months ago I said that I'd like to see reintroduced one change (which
> > > was lost with big revert commit) made by Denys: "Replace many more bare
> > > ptrace calls with calls to wrappers which do proper error-checking and
> > > set tcp->ptrace_errno."  Unfortunately, I failed to allocate time required
> > > to implement and test it.  Anyway, current HEAD is much better than last
> > > release made more than a year ago.
> > 
> > Agreed.  Let's not have any more delay.  We can do all those things after
> > the release.
> OK, I'll prepare update for NEWS and other release-related files now.

Done, please review:;a=commitdiff;h=ldv/release
I probably missed some noteworthy changes, feel free to add/correct.

I had to update debian/* files from strace_4.5.18-1.diff.gz prior to this
change, see;a=commitdiff;h=ldv/debian

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