changeset 651:ba40e1852ce8

Check in the updated news and status web pages.
author Rob Landley <>
date Sat, 25 Aug 2012 11:51:25 -0500
parents dd82e0b28eda
children 2d7c56913fda
files www/news.html www/status.html
diffstat 2 files changed, 26 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/www/news.html	Sat Aug 18 21:12:02 2012 -0500
+++ b/www/news.html	Sat Aug 25 11:51:25 2012 -0500
@@ -1,6 +1,31 @@
 <!--#include file="header.html" -->
+<hr><b>July 23, 2012</b>
+<blockquote><p>"Ford", Arthur said. "There's an infinite number of monkeys
+out here who want to talk to us about this script for Hamlet they've worked
+out." - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</p></blockquote>
+<p><a href=downloads/toybox-0.4.0.tar.bz2>Toybox 0.4.0</a> is based on commit
+<a href=>commit 640</a>.
+<p>The new <a href=status.html>status page</a> is calculated from
+the roadmap info, and should be easier to keep up to date in future.</p>
+<p>Andre Renaud contributed od and modinfo. Elie De Brauwer contributed
+taskset, bugfixes to cmp and tail, and tests for sort and tail. Kyungwan Han
+contributed passwd. Gaurang Shastri contributed w. Ashwini Sharma spotted a
+case where dirtree was adding extra slashes to a path.</p>
+<p>I rewrote od, cleaned up comm, documented the
+<a href=code.html#lib_llist>llist</a> and
+<a href=code.html#lib_dirtree>dirtree</a> infrastructure, added an -r option
+to date (and fixed a bug where -u wouldn't override /etc/localtime),
+fixed bugs in chmod +stw, fixed ls to show suid bits properly when the
+corresponding executable bit wasn't set, and worked around a longstanding
+glibc bug where static linking prevents stdout from automatically flushing
+pending output on exit.</p>
 <hr><b>June 25, 2012</b>
 <blockquote><p>"For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen." - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</p></blockquote>
--- a/www/status.html	Sat Aug 18 21:12:02 2012 -0500
+++ b/www/status.html	Sat Aug 25 11:51:25 2012 -0500
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 <!--#include file="status.gen" -->
-<h1>The current status of toybox (as of 0.2.1 release):</h1>
+<h1>The current status of toybox (as of 0.4.0 release):</h1>
 <h3><u>These commands are reasonably finished</u>:</h3>