Re: Looking for: A quick how to make a deb from a (kernel) rpm
On Mon, 8 Feb 2010 15:46:44 -0500 (EST), Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
> I have stable, backports, testing, unstable, and even experimental. Sorry,
> DDs have not yet packaged anything newer than 2.6.26 that includes the Xen
> patches. I thought there were also some possible trademark issues with newer
> Xen releases, so it's possible there's some delay there as well.
I'll be the first to admit that I know nothing about xen (isn't that a
particular sect of Buddhism? :-) ) but it looks to me like the xen
kernel patches have been mainstreamed since 2.6.26. See, for example,
According to this web page, the xen patches are already included
in the Debian kernel source tree for 2.6.32.