Re: timeline for next kernel update round
Martin Zobel-Helas wrote:
> Hi Moritz,
> On Wednesday, 15 Mar 2006, you wrote:
> > Frans Pop wrote:
> > > On Wednesday 15 March 2006 00:15, Moritz Muehlenhoff wrote:
> > > > The update is built and tested, it'll appear soon. It contains three
> > > > ABI changing security fixes, so the ABI will be bumped. I can't speak
> > > > for d-i.
> i had some discussion with Frans Pop today and we agreed that it might
> make more sense to have a new sarge d-i with R3 rather than R2. That's
> also due to the fact that he can't tell me how long it might take to
> build new sarge based d-i packages. (spoke about 2-8 weeks).
> So my plan would be, as soon as we get the remaining issue for R2 fixed
> (which i expect within the next 2 weeks), we then go without new kernels
> in R2 and then have R3 a few weeks later (4-8 weeks), then with new
> kernels and new d-i.
> Do you think this sounds reasonable for the security team?
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