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[Libguestfs] ANNOUNCE: libguestfs >= 1.23.5 will require Augeas >= 1.0.0

There are two parts to this change.

(1) libguestfs >= 1.23.5 will require Augeas >= 1.0.0.

Augeas is a library for parsing and editing Linux configuration files.

Previously Augeas was optional, and that will remain true in
libguestfs < 1.23.5.  It has always been highly recommended because
it's a great little library and if you don't have it then significant
inspection features don't work.

While fixing the following bug:


I had to pick Augeas >= 1.0.0 [*], and at the same time I decided to
make Augeas required.

(2) Augeas 1.0.0 shipped with another bug which affects inspection:


So if you are thinking of adding or updating Augeas in your distro in
order to cater for (1), then it's worth also including the following
patch which fixes this bug:



[*] Since the library ABI changed -- or we were using it wrong
depending on whom you believe.

Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat http://people.redhat.com/~rjones
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