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-rw-r--r--meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux-2.17.2/util-linux-ng-2.16-mount_lock_path.patch25
-rw-r--r--meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux_2.17.2.bb5
2 files changed, 28 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux-2.17.2/util-linux-ng-2.16-mount_lock_path.patch b/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux-2.17.2/util-linux-ng-2.16-mount_lock_path.patch
new file mode 100644
index 0000000000..8e79d8b5fe
--- /dev/null
+++ b/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux-2.17.2/util-linux-ng-2.16-mount_lock_path.patch
@@ -0,0 +1,25 @@
+The FHS indicates that /etc must be capable of being mounted R/O.
+
+The FHS also indicates that lock files belong in /var/lock, and /var must
+be R/W as soon as possible during boot.
+
+This patch moves the mtab lock file from the potentially R/O /etc, to the
+R/W /var/lock area. This lock file is used when mounting disks and making
+other mount adjustments. The _PATH_MOUNTED_TMP is not adjusted, as failing
+to write to this file does not cause any functional limitations.
+
+(Note, if /etc is R/O, then /etc/mtab should be a symlink to /proc/mounts)
+
+Signed-off-by: Mark Hatle <mark.hatle@windriver.com>
+
+--- util-linux-ng-2.16/include/pathnames.h.orig
++++ util-linux-ng-2.16/include/pathnames.h
+@@ -90,7 +90,7 @@
+ # endif
+ #endif
+
+-#define _PATH_MOUNTED_LOCK _PATH_MOUNTED "~"
++#define _PATH_MOUNTED_LOCK "/var/lock/mtab~"
+ #define _PATH_MOUNTED_TMP _PATH_MOUNTED ".tmp"
+
+ #ifndef _PATH_DEV
diff --git a/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux_2.17.2.bb b/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux_2.17.2.bb
index 082b3f09d3..e0904db069 100644
--- a/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux_2.17.2.bb
+++ b/meta/recipes-core/util-linux/util-linux_2.17.2.bb
@@ -1,9 +1,10 @@
MAJOR_VERSION = "2.17"
require util-linux.inc
-PR = "r4"
+PR = "r5"
SRC_URI += "file://uclibc-compile.patch \
- file://util-linux-ng-replace-siginterrupt.patch"
+ file://util-linux-ng-replace-siginterrupt.patch \
+ file://util-linux-ng-2.16-mount_lock_path.patch"
SRC_URI[md5sum] = "4635725a3eef1c57090bac8ea5e082e6"
SRC_URI[sha256sum] = "c9ae801b6a5ab20b7749a278a8bf6830ef53adc5e8b7eb0ac1a9f410c774118f"