Re: K 10 discs
On Tue, 18 Oct 2005 11:51, Michael Banck wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 09, 2005 at 09:16:36PM +1200, Philip Charles wrote:
> > On Fri, 09 Sep 2005 11:14, Michael Banck wrote:
> > > On Mon, Sep 05, 2005 at 11:10:18PM +1200, Philip Charles wrote:
> > > > Are there any issues I need to be aware of? Any suggestions?
> > >
> > > I'd rather like to sort out the gcc-4.0 issues with the glibc and
> > > hurd packages first, I have also heard some reports about hangs at
> > > bootup (and experienced one myself).
> > >
> > > So maybe it would be better to wait a bit more with K10.
> > Would you give me a "heads up" once gcc-4.0 has been sorted out
> > please.
> I think I changed my mind, glibc issues still seem to be not fully
> hashed out upstream, let alone the Debian package.
> So I propose to ship K10 with the current set of toolchain, going for
> gcc-4.0 immediately afterwards.
> passwd has recently been fixed (we need >= 1:4.0.13-1) and
> emacs-snapshot is synced currently.
> I filed a bug for the removal of the bad libnss-db package (#333938),
> but it is still in the archive (it makes networking impossible if
> installed). If it is possible to ensure it will not get installed
> somehow, that would be nice.
> I am not aware of any other major breakage right now, if somebody is
> please speak up.
> Otherwise I'd say release K10 by the end of the week.
> Please let me know of any uninstallability issues etc. you might
> encounter and I'll try to sort them out.
I will adjust the tarball (baseGNU) scripts. I have been making the
necessary adjustments to these scripts every few days for some time now.
They should be built and tested tonight, the next six hours NZ time.
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