Re: New boot-floppies for 3.0r1?
David Kimdon <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'm in favor of doing a new boot-floppies release, hopefully we can
> get it tested for 3.0.r1, seconds?
I second. I beg you to remember that we are actually looking to get
both 3.0.23 and 3.0.24 into woody. Stable has 3.0.22.
> Looking through the changelog it looks like we have mostly doc fixes
> so I'm less worried about significant breakage.
I see significant s390, mips, and alpha fixes.
> Remaining issues (maybe, please comment, please add your own) :
> - update modconf
> I'll do an upload in the near future.
> - #152152: boot-floppies: bf2.4 kernel may need an (security) update
> It looks like the solution to this may be to update to 2.4.19 from
> 2.4.18 (see #146349 : kernel-image-2.4.18-*: Linux Netfilter
> NAT/ICMP code information leak). What do you think Eduard?
I think we're waiting for the problem to be fixed by the kernel
maintainer. We should use a patched 2.4.18 since it seems unlikely to
me that the archive maintainers will allow a new kernel (2.4.19) into
stable point releases.
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