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Re: Bug#477331: cairo bug workarounded at d-i

Sebastian Dröge <slomo@circular-chaos.org> writes:

> Am Donnerstag, den 08.05.2008, 14:02 -0300 schrieb Otavio Salvador:
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>> Hello RM team,
>> We've added a workaround at d-i to the cairo's bug #477441 to avoid to
>> delay the installer release. This issue is really serious from Debian
>> Installer point of view and we'd like to get it fixed as soon as
>> possible.
>> I've sent a follow-up to the bug (here in CC) asking for the directfb
>> backend changes to be reverted to the latest working code _but_ to
>> wait until we release Debian Installer Lenny Beta 2 for the upload.
>> With that in mind, I'd like to ask for the cairo unblock.
>> I'll keep in touch with cairo maintainer and GNOME team to get it
>> done.
> Ok, now that cairo is in testing I'll upload a new cairo on Monday or
> Tuesday that reverts the broken DirectFB code. Fine with you?

If it doesn't changes ABI or API, yes. If it does, please wait until
we move all components to testing before doing that.

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