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[herbert@gondor.apana.org.au: Re: Bug#161931: kernel-image-2.4.19-k7: VESA driver for console]

See below. I claim Herbert Xu to decide not reasonable in this issue,
working against §4 of the social contract. Please decide wise and force
him to change the current situation.

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----- Forwarded message from Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> -----

Date: Sat, 5 Oct 2002 22:14:58 +1000
From: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
Subject: Re: Bug#161931: kernel-image-2.4.19-k7: VESA driver for console
To: 161931-quiet@bugs.debian.org, debian-devel@bugs.debian.org

reassign 161931 kernel
merge 104101 161931

On Sat, Oct 05, 2002 at 01:27:50PM +0200, Eduard Bloch wrote:
> Oh Herbert, we have had this discussion in the past. There is no real
> reason for not using VESA framebuffer. It does not hurt (*). It is not
> enabled by default. It just uses few kilobytes of the kernel image,
> space that almost nobody would cry about. And without VESA fb in the
> kernel, people would see a black screen after changing from some custom
> kernel to one of yours.

I have made my position quite clear.  The more you bitch about it,
the lower this gets on my todo list.
Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 is out! ( http://www.debian.org/ )
Email:  Herbert Xu ~{PmV>HI~} <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
Home Page: http://gondor.apana.org.au/~herbert/
PGP Key: http://gondor.apana.org.au/~herbert/pubkey.txt

----- End forwarded message -----

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