Re: Bits (Nybbles?) from the Vancouver release team meeting
* Andreas Barth
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| * Tollef Fog Heen (email@example.com) [050314 10:55]:
| > * Steve Langasek
| > | If you are planning any other transitions that will affect a lot of
| > | packages, please let us know in advance. We will need to complete the
| > | larger transitions as fast as possible, to get testing back into a
| > | nearly releasable state quickly again after the release.
| > Multiarch.
| I have yet to see a proposal how to do multiarch in the right way.
What is lacking in the proposals out there?
| However, given the timeframe, I seriously doubt that we can do multiarch
| in time for etch.
You are wrong. :)
glibc has multiarch support in sarge already; I have patches for gcc
to get multiarch support and a mostly-working implementation of it for
libogg, libvorbis and alsaplayer. Currently working on fixing the
dpkg multiarch support, based on patches by Hugo Mills.
Tollef Fog Heen ,''`.
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