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Micro Core v2.5
« on: November 06, 2009, 11:10:31 AM »
Micro Core V2.5 is now posted at http://distro.ibiblio.org/pub/linux/distributions/tinycorelinux/2.x/release/

Change log for v2.5

* Updated rebuildfstab for speed improvement.
* Updated tc-config for NFS-PXE support.
* Updated tc-functions for NFS-PXE support.
* Updated tce-load with cp construct replaces rsync, speed improvement.
* Updated tc-config with cp contruct replaces tar pipe and rsync, speed improvement.
* Updated tc-config for Microcore + no wbar = no X bug.
* Re-implemented /opt/tce boot time support.
* Updated rc.shutdown to fix noswap bug..
* Updated exitcheck - removed full paths.
* Updated tce-setup speed improved with single end call to depmod and ldconfg, and startup scripts.
* Updated tce-load speed improved with flag to skip depmod, ldconfig, startup script execution while booting.
* Updated upgrade_tce.sh renamed to tce-update with better usage message.
* Updated tce-update now supports query mode and user selectable deployment.
* Updated permissions on /opt/bootlocal.sh

Note:
For existing users, you will need to add
home/tc/.wmx to /opt/.xfiletool.lst

To add X via core_elements there are new updated versions of:
Xlibs.core.tczl
Xprogs.core.tczl

Also in the standard repository there new new versions of:
flwm.tcz
flwm_topside.tcz
wbar.tcz
jwm.tcz
jwm-snapshot.tcz

Also note that the individual distribution files are available for easy update:
http://distro.ibiblio.org/pub/linux/distributions/tinycorelinux/2.x/release/distribution_files/

Also, thanks to Gerald Clark for the NFS-PXE functionality now available in Tiny Core.
« Last Edit: November 06, 2009, 11:22:39 AM by roberts »
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