Re: Fwd: Upcoming Release of Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
On Fri, Jul 28, 2006 at 12:25:34PM +0100, Thiemo Seufer wrote:
> maximilian attems wrote:
> > we are about to stabilize 2.6.17, although we won't backport 2.6.18
> > stuff, as from the timing 2.6.18 looks good. 2.6.18 has features for
> > several archs ppc, amd64 (smp alternatives), sparc (sbus sysfs) plus
> > big sata/acpi merge.
> AFAIU you on IRC we agreed to keep 2.6.17 with the necessary backports
> as a plan B release candidate. Did I misunderstand you, or did you
> change your mind?
no did not,
some parts are non-trivial to backport like amd64 smp alternatives.
or whole sparc drivers
so 2.6.17 is really plan B.