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Re: XFree86 update question

On Sat, Sep 15, 2001 at 05:38:59PM -0800, Ethan Benson wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 15, 2001 at 09:17:11PM -0400, Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> > 
> > So Tom's gotten ahead of me on merges.  It's still generally true.  It
> not for 2.2 its not, and hasn't been for a very long time, since
> 2.2.17 in actuality.  2.4.10pre6 or so is said to be nearly complete
> in the powerpc merge (says Tom Rini).  2.4.8 was plenty far enough for
> most purposes (except laptops), 2.4.9 had some minor breakage (on more
> then just powerpc, sparc too).  
> > will also go into kernel.org if I put it into bitkeeper.  This is all
> > dodging the actual issue.
> your talking about changing this default upstream? that is a different
> issue.  i object to debian's kernel behaving differently then all
> other kernels in use everywhere else.   however changing this default
> out from under people EVERYWHERE i think is a very very bad idea.

I'm not talking about changing the defaults for anything.  I'm talking
about a config option so that we default to Linux keycodes but anyone
who needs ADB keycodes can get them.

I'm not even entirely convinced it is necessary.  That's getting lost

Daniel Jacobowitz                           Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software                         Debian GNU/Linux Developer

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