Re: Isn't it time for thinking about K11?
Over the past months I've tried 3 times to get X working
satisfactorily on the live-cd. No success yet. The last bug that
stumped me was a strange move-the-mouse-to-flush-stdin bug. Let me
1. I type some text in a shell. The text doesn't show up immediately as I type.
2. I wait for a second or so and the text doesn't show up .
3. I move the mouse around, and what I typed finally shows up in the shell.
I'm hoping that the recent sysv shm work fixes this, but I haven't
tested it yet.
On 4/10/06, प्रवीण् ए (Praveen A) <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 2006/4/10, Thomas Schwinge <email@example.com>:
> > On Fri, Apr 07, 2006 at 09:14:49PM +0530, ????????????????????? ???
> (Praveen A) wrote:
> > > I think it would be great if we can have a release now with a lot of
> > > exciting progress like gnome, Xorg ... and buildd setup...
> > Yes, I agree with you and Philip Charles that it would now be an adequate
> > point in time for another release of the K series.
> > > So if we could
> > > work on a way to make the live CD (from superunprivileged.org) it would
> > > great. It shouldn't be that tough
> > >
> > > 1. Mount a GNU/Hurd partition from the live CD
> > > 2. Copy the stuff to the partition
> > > 3. Configure grub to boot from the harddisk.
> > >
> > > It would be great to work with those who made the live CD (I'm
> > > for it).
> > Well then, just go ahead, I'd say! :-)
> Right now downloading the live CD again (I think I have give my copy to
> someone). I will try to copy the contents to a GNU Hurd partition and a
> tweak in the grub configuration, I guess it should work. I guess the
> installer can be a simple tool to copy the contents for a starting and
> change old grub/install grub with new values (which can be tough and leave
> as manually for the time being)
> > Regards,
> > Thomas
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