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authorSergey Poznyakoff <>2015-06-29 09:49:45 +0300
committerSergey Poznyakoff <>2015-07-02 16:38:19 +0300
commitb60a56980c2a728618f65aaa72a84b5c5d018938 (patch)
tree8040cfc577cb49380a5a97a407b1e844e8242275 /NEWS
parentdf44a47997cfe1c0f9e33333f446fac0987be413 (diff)
Version 2.99.99
* Version 2.99.99 * NEWS: Update. * libmu_argp/mailutils.c: New file. * libmu_argp/ Add mailutils.c * libmu_argp/cmdline.c (all_cmdline_capa): Add mu_mailutils_cmdline. (mu_libargp_init): Register modflags function. * libmu_argp/mu_argp.c (mu_build_argp): Retain negative group numbers. (argp_capa): New member: modflags. (mu_register_argp_capa): Take pointer to modflags function as 3rd parameter. (mu_build_argp): Use modflags member to alter argp flags. (mu_argp_build): Take pointer to flags as its third argument. * libmu_argp/muinit.c (mu_app_init): Pass pointer to flags to mu_argp_build. * libmu_cfg/init.c (mu_libcfg_init): Silently ignore unknown groups * include/mailutils/libargp.h (mu_mailutils_cmdline): New extern. (mu_cmdline_capa): New member: modflags. (mu_argp_build): Change signature. (mu_register_argp_capa): Change signature. * libmailutils/cfg/gocs.c (std_gocs_table): Add dummy entry for "mailutils" * mu/ (bin_PROGRAMS): Rename to "mailutils". * mu/dispatch.c (dispatch_docstring): Use mu_program_name instead of the hardcoded name. * mu/mu.c: Use "mailutils" capability. * mu/ Rename to mu/mailutils-config * comsat/comsat.c: Use "mailutils" capability. * dotlock/dotlock.c: Likewise. * examples/muauth.c: Likewise. * examples/muemail.c: Likewise. * frm/frm.c: Likewise. * frm/from.c: Likewise. * imap4d/imap4d.c: Likewise. * maidag/maidag.c: Likewise. * mail/mail.c: Likewise. * messages/messages.c: Likewise. * mimeview/mimeview.c: Likewise. * movemail/movemail.c: Likewise. * pop3d/pop3d.c: Likewise. * pop3d/popauth.c: Likewise. * readmsg/readmsg.c: Likewise. * sieve/sieve.c: Likewise.
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diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index a1367dec7..52dd05d56 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
-GNU mailutils NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2013-04-12
+GNU mailutils NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2015-07-02
Copyright (C) 2002-2015 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
See the end of file for copying conditions.
Please send mailutils bug reports to <>.
-Version 2.99.98 (Git)
+Version 2.99.99 (Git)
This version is a major rewrite of GNU Mailutils. Quite a few parts
of the basic framework were rewritten from scratch, while some others
@@ -60,9 +60,9 @@ example, "gdbm:///etc/mail/aliases.db" refers to a GDBM database.
See <>.
-** New utility `mu'
+** New utility `mailutils'
-`Mu' is a multi-purpose tool which can be of use to users, programmers
+Multi-purpose tool which can be of use to users, programmers
and system administrators. It allows you to retrieve information
about Mailutils configuration, check ACLs and authentication tickets,
list, create or modify DBM files, construct filters of arbitrary
@@ -100,7 +100,7 @@ pipes the message (or any part thereof) to it.
See <>.
A similar test uses the program exit code to decide what to do with
-the message
+the message.
See <>.
@@ -252,7 +252,32 @@ the "mail" utility:
** The --with-mailbindir option
This option changes installation directory for the "mail" utility.
+The following command will configure Mailutils to build only a
+statically-linked copy of the "mail" utility and install it to
+ ./configure \
+ LDFLAGS=-static\
+ --enable-build-mail\
+ --with-mailbindir='/bin'\
+ --disable-shared\
+ --disable-virtual-domains\
+ --disable-python\
+ --disable-pam\
+ --disable-cxx\
+ --disable-build-servers\
+ --disable-build-clients\
+ --without-gsasl\
+ --without-tcp-wrappers\
+ --without-fribidi\
+ --without-mysql\
+ --without-postgres\
+ --without-odbc\
+ --without-ldap\
+ --without-guile\
+ --without-dbm
** DBM options
It is normally not needed to specify --with-gdbm, --with-berkeley-db

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