Re: preparation for 2.6.18-6 kernel upload on monday 20th of november 2006.
On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 04:47:40PM -0800, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 16, 2006 at 11:36:48PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > As you may know, or not, we are waiting for the abi-breaking 2.6.18-6 to be
> > uploaded for pushing the 2.6.18 kernel into etch.
> > It seems 126.96.36.199 is announced for saturday, so this would mean a natural
> > tentative schedule of let's say monday the 20th of november 2006 as upload
> > date.
> > Is there any comment on this ? Anyone has any particular stuff they would like
> > included before -6 is released ? Or otherwise comments on this tentative
> > deadline ?
> Where do we sit on this today? Is there someone prepared to do the upload?
The upload is ready, we just need to do the upload, i don't know if Bastian
was able to do it yesterday, but if not, i will do it today. Yesterday was my
son's birthday, and i was thus not very operational, and so couldn't do the
> I see some discussion of re-adding 64-bit kernel images for i386. That
> doesn't sound to me like it should block the ABI update, especially as the
> patch still needs to be sorted out to everyone's satisfaction. Other than
> that, I haven't seen anything on the lists that still needs to happen before
This has been done, the upload is ready.