Re: RFS: v86d
There is a new version (0.1.5-1) on mentors :)
On Wed, 2 Apr 2008 22:49:36 +0200 Evgeni Golov wrote:
> Dear mentors,
> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "v86d". It is needed by the
> uvesafb kernel module to create a userspace framebuffer (e.g. when you
> want a 1400x1050 framebuffer, but vesafb does not support it).
> * Package name : v86d
> Version : 0.1.3-1
> Upstream Author : Michał Januszewski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock/projects/uvesafb/
> * License : GPL-2
> Section : utils
> It builds these binary packages:
> v86d - daemon to run x86 code in an emulated environment
> Long description:
> v86d provides a backend for kernel drivers that need to execute
> x86 BIOS code. The code is executed in a controlled environment
> and the results are passed back to the kernel via the netlink
> v86d is needed by the uvesafb kernel module.
> This package is built against glibc, as Debian's klibc does not
> have proper uvesafb support yet.
> The package appears to be lintian clean.
> The upload would fix these bugs: 473176
> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
> - URL: http://mentors.workaround.org/debian/pool/main/v/v86d
> - Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
> main contrib non-free
> - dget
> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.
> Kind regards
> Evgeni Golov