Re: Re: Dropping 2.4 hppa kernel-image packages
On Sun, Jan 16, 2005 at 01:18:59AM -0500, Andres Salomon wrote:
> On Fri, 14 Jan 2005 02:47:01 -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> > It's been no secret that the 2.4 kernel was not in good shape and hppa
> > folk were happier with 2.6. But this idea of just dropping 2.4
> > altogether was a suprise to me.
> > (FWIW, I'm also concerned that the kernel team (except for joshk and horms)
> > has back-burnered 2.4 now for all other arches too.)
> Now? This is nothing new. Ever since Herbert gave up maintenance, the
> only people from the kernel team willing to work on 2.4 (iirc) have been
> joshk, horms, and jens. Jens doesn't appear particularly active
Jens being Jens Schmalzing ? I don't think he was very interested in 2.4
kernels at all anyway. He was doing powerpc 2.6 only.