Re: freeze exception request: xserver-xorg-video-geode
On 8/9/08, Adeodato Simó <email@example.com> wrote:
> * Martin-Éric Racine [Sat, 09 Aug 2008 10:03:56 +0300]:
> > On 8/7/08, Adeodato Simó <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > * Martin-Éric Racine [Wed, 06 Aug 2008 17:53:31 +0300]:
> > > > 1) Release a patched GEODE 2.10.0 package
> > > This would be acceptable if the fix is targetted and not invasive.
> > http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/x/xserver-xorg-video-geode/xserver-xorg-video-geode_2.10.0-4.1.dsc
> Diff looks fine to me, it would be accepted. Please mail again when you
> have uploaded to unstable.
Upstream is making a minor bugfix release (2.10.1) to address this
issue and another one, tomorrow. If it's okay, I'd rather package and
upload that to unstable, rather than hand-pick patches.
> > Also note that I haven't been able to test this on GX2/CS5535 since I
> > don't have access to such hardware. However, I have been able to
> > verify that it doesn't introduce any regression on already supported
> > LX/CS5536.
> Ok. If you could get somebody with GX2/CS5535 to test, that'd be
> perfect, but if not, knowing that there are no regressions with the
> previously functioning hardware should be enough.
Someone at Ubuntu just tested the fix and confirmed that it works on
their GX2/CS5535 platform.