IBM i Open Source Updates August 2021
August is up, let's check it out.
Ncdu stands for "NCurses Disk Usage" and is a curses-based equivalent to the standard
du Unix command and TUI equivalent to tools like WinDirStat or QDirStat.
Not only can you visualize the hierarchical storage usage, but you can also clean up unneeded files directly from the tool.
As far as I know, this only works on files in the Root and QOpenSys filesystems.
c-ares is an asychronous DNS resolver from the same authors as curl.
Updated to 1.42.0, fixing a vlan crash issue.
A fix was added for the
%py_shebang_fix macro which was causing erroneous error messages printed from yum:
error: Macro %if has illegal name (%define) error: Macro %endif has empty body
psutil was previously packaged for Python 3.6 and now packaged for Python 3.9, along with being updated to version 5.8.0.
- nodejs12 was updated to 12.22.4 and 12.22.5.
- nodejs14 was updated to 14.16.4 and 14.16.5.
- nodejs16 was updated to 16.6.0 and 16.6.2.
- python39-pynacl was updated to 1.4.0
Come back Friday for September updates!