[6/6] Add NEWS item for gconv-modules.d change

Message ID 20210610111853.2286873-7-siddhesh@sourceware.org
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  • gconv configuration parsing cleanups
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DJ Delorie via Libc-alpha June 10, 2021, 11:18 a.m.
---
 NEWS | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

-- 
2.31.1

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DJ Delorie via Libc-alpha June 10, 2021, 11:37 a.m. | #1
On 6/10/21 4:48 PM, Siddhesh Poyarekar via Libc-alpha wrote:
> ---

>   NEWS | 6 ++++++

>   1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

> 

> diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS

> index 1bf3daa502..605d53b256 100644

> --- a/NEWS

> +++ b/NEWS

> @@ -31,6 +31,12 @@ Major new features:

>     __STDC_WANT_IEC_60559_BFP_EXT__, as specified in TS 18661-1, is

>     defined, and when _GNU_SOURCE is defined.

>   

> +* Configuration files for iconv converter modules have moved from the single

> +  gconv-modules file to a directory gconv-modules.d containing multiple

> +  configuration files with names ending with .conf.  The configuration parser

> +  continues to also support parsing the gconv-modules file in $GCONV_PATH for

> +  backward compatibility.

> +

>   Deprecated and removed features, and other changes affecting compatibility:

>   

>   * The function pthread_mutex_consistent_np has been deprecated; programs

> 


I'll update and post the NEWS separately once I reach consensus with 
Andreas on the structure of the config files.

Siddhesh

Patch

diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 1bf3daa502..605d53b256 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -31,6 +31,12 @@  Major new features:
   __STDC_WANT_IEC_60559_BFP_EXT__, as specified in TS 18661-1, is
   defined, and when _GNU_SOURCE is defined.
 
+* Configuration files for iconv converter modules have moved from the single
+  gconv-modules file to a directory gconv-modules.d containing multiple
+  configuration files with names ending with .conf.  The configuration parser
+  continues to also support parsing the gconv-modules file in $GCONV_PATH for
+  backward compatibility.
+
 Deprecated and removed features, and other changes affecting compatibility:
 
 * The function pthread_mutex_consistent_np has been deprecated; programs