Re: congratulations to the X team!!
On Thu, Jul 14, 2005 at 11:02:09AM -0300, Gustavo Franco wrote:
> I see that yesterday a modularized xserver (xorg) entered ubuntu
> breezy (the current development branch) archives.
It's exciting stuff, but my primary goal is to get the current X.Org
release in to etch.
> I've some questions: Is XSF coordinating its work with them or what ?
> Is modularized xorg a goal for us ? I think that it's easy to do since
> some if not all xorg ubuntu maintainers are DDs too.
Yes, Daniel and I have been working closely together, and while I haven't
looked at the modular stuff yet, it's very much something I want to see
done in Debian if possible. I may produce one more set of monolithic
packages (6.9 series) to tide us over during the modular transition, but if
I do it's likely that these will be unofficial unless for some unexpected
reason we're not able to complete the transition to the modular tree for
> Closing, congratulations for both teams anyway.
Thank you very much.
- David Nusinow