changeset 1690:98b3b6ff9d44

Update website for 1.2.9 release.
author Rob Landley <>
date Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:10:11 -0500
parents a2822a74252c
children 732ebb18699e
files www/header.html www/news.html
diffstat 2 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/www/header.html	Thu Sep 25 23:09:03 2014 -0500
+++ b/www/header.html	Thu Sep 25 23:10:11 2014 -0500
@@ -10,8 +10,8 @@
 <table border=1><tr><td bgcolor="#C0C0FF">
 <ul style="margin-bottom:0px;">
 <li>New to the project? Read <b><a href=about.html>About Aboriginal Linux</a>.</b></li>
-<li>Current release: (version 1.2.8, September 9, 2014):
-<a href=downloads/aboriginal-1.2.8.tar.bz2>build scripts</a>,
+<li>Current release: (version 1.2.9, September 26, 2014):
+<a href=downloads/aboriginal-1.2.9.tar.bz2>build scripts</a>,
 <a href=bin>prebuilt binaries</a>.</li>
 <li>Development version:
 <a href=/hg/aboriginal>mercurial repository</a>,
--- a/www/news.html	Thu Sep 25 23:09:03 2014 -0500
+++ b/www/news.html	Thu Sep 25 23:10:11 2014 -0500
@@ -5,9 +5,22 @@
+<hr /><h2><a name="26-09-2014" />September 26, 2014</h2>
+<p>Aboriginal Linux <a href=downloads/aboriginal/1.2.9.tar.bz2>1.2.9</a>
+is out, based on <a href=/hg/aboriginal/shortlog/1688>1688</a>, using
+Linux 3.16 and toybox 0.4.9.</p>
+<p>Just the two package upgrades this time, I was still a kernel release
+behind and I didn't upgrade toybox to the release back in June. New version
+of each coming up in a week or so, so another catch-up release.</p>
+<p>This also goes back to using busybox's cpio for now, because the linux
+from scratch build uses the as yet unimplemented cpio -s (in toybox source
+control, but not in the 0.4.9 release).</p>
 <hr /><h2><a name="09-09-2014" />September 9, 2014</h2>
 <p>Aboriginal Linux <a href=downloads/aboriginal-1.2.8.tar.bz2>1.2.8</a>
-is out, based on <a href=/hg/aboriginal/1684>hg 1684</a>, using Linux
+is out, based on <a href=/hg/aboriginal/shortlog/1684>hg 1684</a>, using Linux
 3.15 and a new ccwrap supporting musl-libc.</p>
 <p>This is an interim release. An upgrade to linux 3.16 and a new toybox