Re: Nouveau plans for Squeeze
* Tourneur Henry-Nicolas [Sat, Feb 20 2010, 10:03:16AM]:
> On Saturday 20 February 2010 00:40:02 Matthew Johnson wrote:
> > On Fri Feb 19 19:08, Tourneur Henry-Nicolas wrote:
> > > In the past, you did upload a version of the driver to experimental.
> > > Would it be possible to get an updated version in sid and later (before
> > > the freeze, that would be great) in testing ?
> > >
> > > I'm not talking about nouveau being the default driver for Nvidia or
> > > anything like that. Just making it available and let people choose would
> > > be fabulous.
> > I can certainly upload such, but I don't have time to prepare the upload.
> > Matt
> Yep but maybe could you review the Ubuntu works a re-use it, no ?
Well, I couldn't wait and used interdiff&Co. to merge current Unstable's
libdrm package, latest upstream version and Ubuntu's changes. The result
can be found at http://pkg-icewm.alioth.debian.org/~blade/ . It is in
the works-for-me state and requires some tweaking of version
information, then it could IMHO go into Experimental.
If somebody from regular Debian X team would like to take over, please
do, otherwise advise me to put it into experimental if that's
Ich habe mich durch eigene Erfahrung daran gewöhnt, alle Misere dieses
Lebens als unbedeutend und vorübergehend zu betrachten und fest an die
Zukunft zu glauben.
-- Gottfried Keller