Bug#396471: linux-image-2.6.18-1-parisc64-smp: fails to install
On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 03:59:57PM -0800, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 01, 2006 at 12:21:56AM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > This bug is closed by the new kernel-package version, and linux-2.6 only needs
> > to be rebuilt with it, which is scheduled for -4, and amply discussed here
> > previously.
> Is linux-2.6 binNMU-safe? Could we binNMU linux-2.6 to fix this bug on the
> affected architectures? (How many archs are known to be affected?)
Why is it so urgent to fix this, that you cannot wait the few days until -4 is
uploaded, which fs announced here earlier, and will have a lot more fixes ?
There sure seemed no hurry to fix this when it was encountered on powerpc.