Re: [PROPOSAL] 2.4.27 as default 2.4 kernel for sarge
Norbert Tretkowski wrote:
> > > I'm going to upload an updated kernel-image-2.4.26-alpha package next
> > > weekend, please make sure you're using this one, because it'll be
> > > build against kernel-source-2.4.26 2.4.26-6, which fixes some security
> > > issues.
> > ... not kernel-image-2.4.27-alpha?
> There was no final decision if we ship 2.4.27 with sarge.
> If you now build and upload linux-kernel-di-alpha 0.62 with 2.4.27,
> you have to build 0.63 that downgrades linux-kernel-di-alpha back to
> 2.4.26 if we don't use 2.4.27 for sarge. 0.61 can't be used for sarge
> because it was built with kernel-source-2.4.26 2.4.26-2.1 which has
> some security problems which were fixed later.
AFAICS it would be rather something like 0.61sarge1 for sarge, and
it is then independent from the decision about 2.4.27.