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Re: open issues with the hppa port

On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 09:55:53AM -0400, Carlos O'Donell wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 2:29 PM, Luk Claes<luk@debian.org> wrote:
> > Did I miss a plan or was there no real plan written down?
> > I'm especially thinking of some kind of milestones and deadlines about
> > the nptl transition and the buildd kernel problems.
> > AFAIK the nptl transition is currently being tested, though what are the
> > remaining pieces and how long will the remaining steps take?
> As the glibc hppa ports maintainer I can commit to the following NPTL
> transition plan:
> * August 30th, completed NPTL rewrite to support debian partial upgrades.
> * August 31st to September 19th testing including complex test cases.
> * September 20th to 29th integration with debian-glibc package.
> * September 30th, NPTL transition complete.
> Aurel, is this timeline OK with you?

I am basically fine with the planning up to the integration in the
debian-glibc package, including an upload to experimental.

For the "NPTL transition complete", which I understand as upload to
unstable, it may depends on the status of other transitions (to be
negotiated with the release team), as well as the multiarch transition.


Aurelien Jarno	                        GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73
aurelien@aurel32.net                 http://www.aurel32.net

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