Re: kernel abiname transition and security updates status
On Mon, Feb 07, 2005 at 02:36:02PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 04, 2005 at 04:05:41PM -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> > powerpc
> > No abiname. 2.4 not updated. 2.6 updated, debs in testing;
> > udebs updated.
> > [If powerpc 2.4 is not updated with the security fixes soon, I
> > will probably not let it block a d-i rc3 release.]
> Oh well, whatever is going to be decided now. I hear that we may go with
> 2.6.10, and that i should prepare 2.6.10 packages asap, and then finally not
> once i am done with it.
My reading of that discussion is that we will stay with 2.6.8, as
dillinger said he would prefer to stick with 2.6.8 if sarge is close and
Joey seems to think that is so.
> If we could drop 2.4 kernels on powerpc, i would be happy, but i fear we
> cannot do that, i will do new powerpc 2.4 kernels nextly.
> What exactly is the timeframe for rc3 anyway ?