s390-tools 1.14.0

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This s390-tools 1.14.0 contains enhancements and bug-fixes; it replaces s390-tools-1.13.0.

2011-06-30 s390-tools 1.14.0 ("Development stream")

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s390-tools is a package with a set of user space utilities to be used with the Linux on System z distributions.

s390-tools-1.14.0.tar.bz2 / MD5 recommended (2011-06-30)

New tools

  • none

Changes to existing tools

  • fdasd: Implement new partition types
    • fdasd is now able to partition DASD devices with the types "Linux raid" and "Linux LVM", besides partition types "Linux native" and "Linux swap".
    • Furthermore, the partition type can now also be specified in the fdasd configuration file.

Bug fixes

  • chccwdev:
    • Skip unnecessary retry/wait loop on non-zero return code
    • Improve error message
  • cmsfs-fuse:
    • Fix configuration file string handling
  • dasdinfo:
    • Fix exit code handling (use on exit code 1 for all kinds of errors)
  • dasdview:
    • Improve command response time
  • dbginfo.sh:
    • Allow built-in version of vmcp (no kernel module)
  • ziomon:
    • Add check for debugfs mount point
    • Rename the long option "--output" to "--outfile"