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Re: Update request: linux-2.6 packages

On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 04:13:33PM -0400, Anthony DeRobertis wrote:
> On 09/29/2011 03:28 PM, Rik Theys wrote:
> >Are there any known issues with 3.0 on Squeeze that prevent this
> >from happening, such as applications that can't handle the 3.0.0
> >version number?
> I've noticed that when I installed a 3.0 (or 3.1-rc) kernel on a
> Squeeze box, udev no longer made /dev/disk/by-path. Works fine in
> wheezy (testing).
> Never cared to investigate why, doesn't break anything we're using
> the box for. But clearly there is some (minor, hopefully) udev
> incompatibility.

It's not a fundamental incompatibility; I've just checked this system, and
I've got a fully-populated /dev/disk/by-path, running udev 164-3 and
linux-image-3.0.0-1-amd64 3.0.0-3.  I'd say you've got some hardware that's
triggering some oddities, and that's bad, I just thought I'd add a data
point for anyone else considering it (or to help you or someone else track
down the problem).

- Matt

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