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testers wanted for xfree86 4.1.0-14pre15v1



<crass bribe>The sooner I can put this release to bed, the sooner I can work on
4.2.0.</crass bribe>

Experimental versions of the X packages are available at my repository.

Please test these so that 4.1.0-15 can be a solid release, worthy of the
woody release.  Please direct feedback to the debian-x list.

# add this line to your /etc/apt/sources.list to use this repository
deb http://people.debian.org/~branden/ woody/$(ARCH)/

# add this line to your /etc/apt/sources.list to use this source repository
deb-src http://people.debian.org/~branden/ woody/source/

Format: 1.7
Date: Thu,  7 Mar 2002 03:22:38 -0500
Source: xfree86
Binary: xserver-common xlibs-dev xfs xfree86-common xfonts-pex x-window-system xlibmesa-dev xspecs xlibmesa3 xfonts-cyrillic xlibmesa3-dbg xserver-xfree86 xlibs-dbg libxaw6 libxaw7 xterm xvfb xfonts-scalable xfonts-75dpi xlib6g proxymngr libxaw6-dev xlibs-pic libdps1-dbg xlib6g-dev xfonts-base xutils libxaw7-dev xnest xlibs libxaw6-dbg xmh lbxproxy libxaw7-dbg xfonts-base-transcoded xbase-clients xprt xlibosmesa3 x-window-system-core xlibosmesa-dev twm xfwp xfonts-100dpi-transcoded xlibosmesa3-dbg xfonts-100dpi xdm libdps-dev xfonts-75dpi-transcoded libdps1
Architecture: source all i386
Version: 4.1.0-14pre15v1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: high
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
Changed-By: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
Description: 
 lbxproxy   - Low Bandwidth X (LBX) proxy server
 libdps-dev - Display PostScript (DPS) client library development files
 libdps1    - Display PostScript (DPS) client library
 libdps1-dbg - Display PostScript (DPS) client library (unstripped)
 libxaw6    - X Athena widget set library (version 6)
 libxaw6-dbg - X Athena widget set library (version 6) (unstripped)
 libxaw6-dev - X Athena widget set library development files (version 6)
 libxaw7    - X Athena widget set library
 libxaw7-dbg - X Athena widget set library (unstripped)
 libxaw7-dev - X Athena widget set library development files
 proxymngr  - X proxy services manager
 twm        - Tab window manager
 x-window-system - X Window System
 x-window-system-core - X Window System core components
 xbase-clients - miscellaneous X clients
 xdm        - X display manager
 xfonts-100dpi - 100 dpi fonts for X
 xfonts-100dpi-transcoded - 100 dpi fonts for X (transcoded from ISO 10646-1)
 xfonts-75dpi - 75 dpi fonts for X
 xfonts-75dpi-transcoded - 75 dpi fonts for X (transcoded from ISO 10646-1)
 xfonts-base - standard fonts for X
 xfonts-base-transcoded - standard fonts for X (transcoded from ISO 10646-1)
 xfonts-cyrillic - Cyrillic fonts for X
 xfonts-pex - fonts for minimal PEX support in X
 xfonts-scalable - scalable fonts for X
 xfree86-common - X Window System (XFree86) infrastructure
 xfs        - X font server
 xfwp       - X firewall proxy server
 xlib6g     - pseudopackage providing X libraries
 xlib6g-dev - pseudopackage providing X library development files
 xlibmesa-dev - XFree86 version of Mesa 3D graphics library development files
 xlibmesa3  - XFree86 version of Mesa 3D graphics library
 xlibmesa3-dbg - XFree86 version of Mesa 3D graphics library (unstripped)
 xlibosmesa-dev - Mesa/XFree86 off-screen rendering library development files
 xlibosmesa3 - Mesa/XFree86 off-screen rendering library
 xlibosmesa3-dbg - Mesa/XFree86 off-screen rendering library (unstripped)
 xlibs      - X Window System client libraries
 xlibs-dbg  - X Window System client libraries (unstripped)
 xlibs-dev  - X Window System client library development files
 xlibs-pic  - X Window System client extension library PIC archives
 xmh        - X interface to the MH mail system
 xnest      - nested X server
 xprt       - X print server
 xserver-common - files and utilities common to all X servers
 xserver-xfree86 - the XFree86 X server
 xspecs     - X protocol, extension, and library technical specifications
 xterm      - X terminal emulator
 xutils     - X Window System utility programs
 xvfb       - virtual framebuffer X server
Closes: 127749 131251 131291 131611 133791 134947 135908 135915 135966 136438 137145
Changes: 
 xfree86 (4.1.0-14pre15v1) unstable; urgency=high
 .
   * patch #000_stolen_from_HEAD:
     - Alan Hourihane's fix for calculation of DPI when Xinerama is in use
       (Closes: #127749)
     - SECURITY: Don't abuse the priviledges of the X server to access shared
       memory segements in MIT-SHM (Roberto Zunino, Matthieu Herrb).
     - fix erroneous variable reference that could cause Xft to be disabled
       when LD_BIND_NOW is used, causing stack poisoning (Keith Packard, Kevin
       Puetz) (Thanks, Kevin!) (Closes: #137145)
 .
   * patch #064: fix in fbdev driver; fbdev wasn't telling shadow layer when
     there was no framebuffer available (i.e., when switched away to a
     different VT)
 .
   * debian/MANIFEST.s390: don't mention configlet here since this architecture
     doesn't ship anything having to do with the X server (thanks, Gerhard
     Tonn)
   * debian/control:
     - xlibs Conflicts: xcontrib (<< 4.0) and xsm (<< 4.0); this should help
       apt figure out some upgrade paths
     - xvfb Suggests: xbase-clients (Closes: #134947)
     - x-window-system-core Depends: ${F:XWSC-Special-Depends} instead of
       "xserver-xfree86" (see below, should make this package installable on
       s390)
   * debian/local/dexconf: give users more information in comment block of
     written X server configuration files (Closes: #136438)
   * debian/local/Xsession.d/50xfree86-common_determine-startup: correct and
     quote a variable reference to prevent unintended reads from standard input
     (thanks, Robert Bihlmeyer) (Closes: #131291)
   * debian/local/Xwrapper.config: correct range of permitted nice values
   * debian/local/xvfb-run{,.1}: xvfb-run checks for existence of xauth, and
     exits with an error message if it cannot be found (thanks, David Schleef)
   * debian/rules: define special substvar F:XWSC-Special-Depends to take care
     of the fact that s390 doesn't build xserver-xfree86, and still keep the
     x-window-system-core metapackage useful
   * debian/scripts/vars.*: define XWSC_SPECIAL_DEPENDS for all architectures
     except s390
   * debian/xbase-clients.preinst.in: remove obsolete xconsole alternative if
     it exists (Closes: #131251)
   * debian/{xdm,xserver-common,xserver-xfree86}.templates.ca: added Catalan
     translations (thanks, Ivan Vilata i Balaguer) (Closes: #133791)
   * debian/xdm.templates.fr: added French translation (thanks, Jean-Christophe
     Dubacq)
   * debian/xdm.templates.it: added Italian translation (thanks, Matteo
     Dell'Amico) (Closes: #135915)
   * debian/xserver-common.preinst.in: if /etc/X11/Xserver exists, echo a note
     it being obsolete, and move it (thanks, Joey Hess)
   * debian/xserver-common.templates.dk: added Danish translation (thanks,
     Dennis Haney) (Closes: #131611)
   * debian/xserver-common.templates.fr: updated French translation (thanks,
     Jean-Christophe Dubacq)
   * debian/xserver-common.templates.it: added Italian translation (thanks,
     Matteo Dell'Amico) (Closes: #135908)
   * debian/xserver-xfree86.config:
     - big-time changes, mostly to support DEBIAN_FRONTEND=noninteractive
     - documented proper syntax for the shell functions used
     - changed syntax of exiting validate_* functions so that question priority
       is supplied as an argument, and updated all function invocations to
       correspond to this
     - new functions; validate_bus_id_db_input(),
       validate_monitor_frequency_db_input(), and auto_answer(); use these
       functions when getting bus ID's and monitor data, instead of inlining
       the code
     - collect information about installed video cards in one pass at beginning
       of script, and set NSERVERS, NDRIVERS, NCARDS, and MULTIHEAD accordingly
     - MULTIHEAD is now set if NCARDS is greater than one, not NSERVERS
     - updated and added some debugging messages
     - migrated debconf questions that *MUST* have answers, and do not have
       "safe" defaults, to use auto_answer() instead, note that if you do not
       pre-answer these questions and configure this package with the
       noninteractive frontend, the X server is NOT guaranteed to be configured
       in a sane way
     - specify MAY_BE_NULL variable on the same line as the call to
       validate_string_db_input, always
     - handle case where mdetect returns no output at all; also, break out of
       autodetection loop after one iteration if the autodetection question is
       not being aksed
     - don't do string compares on $?
   * debian/xserver-xfree86.templates.fr: updated French translation (thanks,
     Jean-Christophe Dubacq)
   * debian/xserver-xfree86.templates.it: added Italian translation (thanks,
     Matteo Dell'Amico) (Closes: #135966)
Files: 
 291d91c2c3fd901960edeb7d63d1c6ff 1269 x11 optional xfree86_4.1.0-14pre15v1.dsc
 ac2def31ea6058eec830d836945175fd 1541982 x11 optional xfree86_4.1.0-14pre15v1.diff.gz
 ee426da83e89c621f84a13821889f2b6 128954 x11 optional lbxproxy_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 e613a2aad56f95c5e6ce358c5759002f 164910 libs optional libdps1_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 f52c24f017b5420d77a547348bee6bf6 406002 devel extra libdps1-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 3f3e29843716691288294dc123788adb 226202 devel optional libdps-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 727d7d3b8988acf605261199fc320354 162932 libs optional libxaw6_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 ff7025691980eb59d5fc656bcda6070c 330736 devel extra libxaw6-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 c2e65aca204df64d668053948ca761b4 289118 devel extra libxaw6-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 ea8dd81cafa2badebd9851fa68b6fc7d 209776 libs optional libxaw7_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 89cabd81bd9774d4c337967829e88f77 430368 devel extra libxaw7-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 f2f9a628c0a612c88747251970ecb092 289010 devel optional libxaw7-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 c72056b6159ffaf61e6fabc36b855d5b 72848 x11 optional proxymngr_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 e829adf88a7412f334423c38ceec4251 148170 x11 optional twm_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 f1a2bf6e6cedd17e77494d4f5f2a0027 1452276 x11 optional xbase-clients_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 72cc660096db5c1d5a50a69577111fe3 165842 x11 optional xdm_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 e0e04220f2c998dba989e17035e3f584 272042 x11 optional xfs_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 2188a2df09df72ebec6f1e3774c8e74c 77434 x11 optional xfwp_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 c030d4c74e2a6033446fa67a29a304ef 3419176 libs optional xlibmesa3_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 bd670396baae9031ec8e7cd13e4d78e1 862424 devel extra xlibmesa3-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 6cd7640d7c718a18e6b0cbebab15b9a0 549088 devel optional xlibmesa-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 b38c645928e26d5266984e8c10b868c2 459128 libs optional xlibosmesa3_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 f1092a0406e010f0af3137bfafb3e9b2 960724 devel extra xlibosmesa3-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 dc864c5c2ab50e4e00d0eb448cd80195 518968 devel optional xlibosmesa-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 d5207e94e1c694a4f7ac8d1ce6ad89a8 1220036 libs optional xlibs_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 b897be0595eeb66528e736d4b2d395ae 2531552 devel extra xlibs-dbg_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 434961a66372506acc5b07ad09932c3a 2720418 devel optional xlibs-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 e080c49a483105b1ef4262563b324806 69902 devel optional xlibs-pic_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 cdf61a8f06ce5d152e33449bc8681e7f 121010 mail extra xmh_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 3ff5dc2b06e0c4afc8823ad9bc6c33b0 1390124 x11 optional xnest_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 dd5fa913a798fb4f35d1c40d28157a9d 1119652 x11 optional xprt_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 fcec78b40d5dc461322537b49b165554 211626 x11 optional xserver-common_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 a7ed77f3fa430e3b3e8aa1da3e2636ab 4313044 x11 optional xserver-xfree86_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 072b14d3118c7bccd7a753799507621a 453412 x11 optional xterm_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 778430fdeb01b0da70ec228e47875208 598080 x11 optional xutils_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 0235d20424e42e5c0400c6f43b059a31 1493088 x11 optional xvfb_4.1.0-14pre15v1_i386.deb
 d4e288a5a4652c06ad7532a7caa62ce8 4255292 x11 optional xfonts-100dpi_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 61b8f0b93e43161e34c2ebd9428b0a66 8086260 x11 optional xfonts-100dpi-transcoded_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 2c990b5906914799422f1b5cbae5e0c6 3732964 x11 optional xfonts-75dpi_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 05060d6ed807d3e6d6a0a463681b2e2e 6962810 x11 optional xfonts-75dpi-transcoded_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 fb26d9d280d34d38916b66530adafc71 4976666 x11 optional xfonts-base_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 4aaee89409b9f6b7bc03985b6da62828 1095982 x11 optional xfonts-base-transcoded_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 be61dd394fea8b631bda177566f719a8 428484 x11 optional xfonts-cyrillic_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 7caef40f3efa93b7c71b1e82553d8aa7 65176 x11 optional xfonts-pex_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 756c2b98e4bc7f9f7681094b8e7a216d 792682 x11 optional xfonts-scalable_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 47f2b613778972ac4d6dbdae82ddf5c3 539400 x11 optional xfree86-common_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 c98b4786720670a28864728f4c50adf7 4161760 x11 optional xspecs_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 58eecc83bbd35036427ea0b46df1a19f 56914 libs optional xlib6g_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 6ae9296041cf18bc61ea12851ee9e534 56718 devel optional xlib6g-dev_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 e5d3f4b3844f30a376054022625476a3 56902 x11 optional x-window-system-core_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb
 66c264df58fc5d67c18bdabb845ca0e0 56756 x11 optional x-window-system_4.1.0-14pre15v1_all.deb

-- 
G. Branden Robinson                |     One man's "magic" is another man's
Debian GNU/Linux                   |     engineering.  "Supernatural" is a
branden@debian.org                 |     null word.
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |     -- Robert Heinlein

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