Re: xcdroast does no longer work with wodim: Who to blame?
On Tue, Mar 03, 2009 at 08:12:16AM +1100, Russell Coker wrote:
> On Tue, 3 Mar 2009, Russ Allbery <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > If Red Hat wants to pay someone to put up with it, that's their call; it's
> > a lot easier to be polite in the face of an unending stream of personal
> > abuse if you're getting a paycheck for doing it.
> If Red Hat was to do this, then it would not be the only case of Red Hat
> having a package that Debian users desire. From time to time I find a
> situation where a CentOS kernel works better than a Debian kernel, while I
> agree that it's ideal to try and get the problem in Debian fixed I also have
> a need to get machines working and sometimes can't invest the necessary
> amount of time.
> There is the "alien" program to convert an RPM to a .deb. Is there a way of
> also automatically tracking the upstream (Fedora or CentOS) version of the
> package and downloading a new version (with signature checks) when it becomes
Russell, what does that have to do with wodim and/or xcdroast? Next
time you want to start a completely new discussion, please start a
completely new discussion and don't enlarge the already large thread
about xcdroast and wodim.