Re: Please look at bug #253787
On Sat, Jun 12, 2004 at 12:40:50AM -0500, Steve Langasek wrote:
> Hi all,
> Apologies if this is something that people are already aware of. Since
> I don't know the status of PTS handling and/or adoption for the
> kernel-image and kernel-source packages, I thought it would be best to
> post here directly to draw your attention to bug #253787, a
> release-critical bug in the 2.4.26 kernel-source (and probably in 2.6 as
> well, judging by the problems I've seen reported by users) that affects
> many, if not most, alpha systems.
> Prompt attention to this bug would be appreciated. I'm not exactly
> clear on what policies exist for changing the patchsets in
> kernel-patch-debian-2.4.26 and kernel-source-2.4.26, but I'm happy to do
> as much legwork as necessary to help get this fix integrated in time for
> debian-installer RC2.
I've talked to Herbert and Ivan on this a few weeks ago in my
split-patches it's already marked for dropping in the next release.