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[Savannah-register-public] [task #15159] Submission of iMBR

From: Alexei Malinin
Subject: [Savannah-register-public] [task #15159] Submission of iMBR
Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:29:13 -0500 (EST)
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Follow-up Comment #3, task #15159 (project administration):

Thanks for the review.

Sorry for the wrong patch in the previous comment. Correct patch follows.


diff -dur iMBR-1.6/INSTALL iMBR-1.7/INSTALL
--- iMBR-1.6/INSTALL    2017-12-26 20:43:04.000000000 +0300
+++ iMBR-1.7/INSTALL    2019-01-20 20:01:34.000000000 +0300
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
 In the very beginning iMBR was developed in MS-DOS v6.22 with Watcom C
 and assembler. Nowadays the primary development platform for iMBR is
-Also NetBSD and Linux are supported. iMBR for Windows can be prepared on the
-above development platforms.
+Also NetBSD and GNU/Linux are supported. iMBR for Windows can be prepared on
+the above development platforms.

 Required software
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@

-To build iMBR on OpenBSD/NetBSD/Linux:
+To build iMBR on OpenBSD, NetBSD, GNU/Linux:
 1) unzip and untar the distribution iMBR-x.y.tgz source tarball:
        $ tar -zxvf iMBR-x.y.tgz
        $ cd iMBR-x.y
@@ -37,8 +37,8 @@

-For testing (only for OpenBSD/NetBSD/Linux) purposes some programs and
-were developed:
+For testing (only for OpenBSD, NetBSD, GNU/Linux) purposes some programs
+and scripts were developed:
 - minimal PBR, which prints the CPU registers and flags values, and the
   partition number, the PBR has been booted from;
 - MBR/PBR installer for real disks and disk images;
@@ -53,7 +53,8 @@

-To install iMBR on OpenBSD/NetBSD/Linux (root privileges may be required):
+To install iMBR on OpenBSD, NetBSD, GNU/Linux (root privileges may be
 8) run the top level makefile:
        # make DESTDIR=dir0/ prefix=dir install
    for example:
diff -dur iMBR-1.6/NEWS iMBR-1.7/NEWS
--- iMBR-1.6/NEWS       2018-01-29 18:28:05.000000000 +0300
+++ iMBR-1.7/NEWS       2019-01-20 20:03:03.000000000 +0300
@@ -1,3 +1,7 @@
+iMBR-1.7 (January 20, 2019):
+- documentation changes to meet criteria of Savannah
+  ( have been applied
 iMBR-1.6 (January 29, 2018):
 - copyright license from
@@ -11,7 +15,7 @@
 - compatibility with traditional MBRs
 - LBA support
 - manual pages
-- iMBR_editor can run on OpenBSD, NetBSD, Linux, Windows
+- iMBR_editor can run on OpenBSD, NetBSD, GNU/Linux, Windows

 iMBR-1.3 (August 05, 1997):
 - the first release for MS-DOS v6.22
diff -dur iMBR-1.6/README iMBR-1.7/README
--- iMBR-1.6/README     2018-01-27 23:51:04.000000000 +0300
+++ iMBR-1.7/README     2019-01-20 19:52:58.000000000 +0300
@@ -2,6 +2,6 @@
 programs supplied by other operating systems. iMBR can be configured (with
 iMBR_editor) so as it will present the user with a prompt, allowing a choice
 between partitions to boot from. Also iMBR preserves NT disk signature.
-iMBR_editor can run on OpenBSD, NetBSD, Linux, Windows.
+iMBR_editor can run on OpenBSD, NetBSD, GNU/Linux, Windows.

diff -dur iMBR-1.6/doc/iMBR_editor.mdoc iMBR-1.7/doc/iMBR_editor.mdoc
--- iMBR-1.6/doc/iMBR_editor.mdoc       2018-01-28 00:14:04.000000000 +0300
+++ iMBR-1.7/doc/iMBR_editor.mdoc       2019-01-20 19:58:33.000000000 +0300
@@ -229,7 +229,7 @@
 To install and configure the
 .Xr iMBR 8
-bootcode on Linux
+bootcode on GNU/Linux
 .Pq tested on Debian GNU/Linux-amd64, v9.3
 with boot disk
 .Sq sda
@@ -310,7 +310,7 @@
 .Ns .
 To install previously prepared MBR
-.Po on Linux, boot disk So sda Sc Pc
+.Po on GNU/Linux, boot disk So sda Sc Pc
 .Xr iMBR 8
 options from the file
@@ -376,7 +376,7 @@
 There are operating systems which do not use PBR for booting
-.Po for example, some Linux distributions with
+.Po for example, some GNU/Linux distributions with
 installed as MBR
@@ -388,8 +388,8 @@
 .Em empty
 PBR with the MBR installed by this operating system, and then install and
 .Xr iMBR 8
-.Ns . For the above example, if the installed Linux operating system has the
-root filesystem in the first primary partition of the boot disk
+.Ns . For the above example, if the installed GNU/Linux operating system has
+the root filesystem in the first primary partition of the boot disk
 .Sq hda
 and uses
@@ -398,7 +398,7 @@
 .Em empty
 .Ns !
-.Ns , then the following Linux command will replace the
+.Ns , then the following GNU/Linux command will replace the
 .Em empty
 PBR with the original MBR:
 .Bd -literal -offset Ds
diff -dur iMBR-1.6/makefile iMBR-1.7/makefile
--- iMBR-1.6/makefile   2018-01-29 18:28:19.000000000 +0300
+++ iMBR-1.7/makefile   2019-01-20 19:51:08.000000000 +0300
@@ -35,7 +35,7 @@
 AWK:=          awk

 PACKAGE:=      iMBR
-VERSION:=      1.6
+VERSION:=      1.7
 DIST:=         ${PACKAGE}-${VERSION}

 #DESTDIR:=     ${OUT_DIR}


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