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Bug#445507: not working on mipsel - initrd not starting

On Sunday 12 October 2008, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> * Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> [2008-10-11 23:39]:
> > If d-i is working on mips* right now using mklibs-copy, is there any
> > reason left to treat this bug as RC for lenny?  It really does not
> > appear to be blocking anything for release in practice.
> I don't think it should be RC.  I believe Frans disagrees but I'm not
> sure why.

IMO it is a serious issue as using mklibs on mips/mipsel will result in a 
non-working system. I'm still rather disappointed (and even somewhat 
pissed off) that the mips/mipsel porters have not managed to solve it in 
over a year time now. The fact that we can work around it for D-I using 
mklibs-copy does not change its severity.

I intended to tag it lenny-ignore last week, but made a mistake with the 
bug number. It should now be tagged correctly.

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