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Re: Please unblock micro-evtd/3.3.3-6+lenny2 and uboot-envtools/20080520-4



Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> Please unblock micro-evtd/3.3.3-6+lenny2 and uboot-envtools/20080520-4
> 
> Per Andersson has added Kurobox Pro support to the installer as part
> of his Google Summer of Code project.  micro-evtd is a tool to control
> the micro controller on the Kurobox Pro and can be used to e.g.
> control the fan and LEDs.  It's also needed to refresh the watchdog so
> the Linkstation Pro/Live (which is partly supported in d-i) stays
> alive.  micro-evtd is a fairly new package that's currently not in
> testing but a number of people have tested it extensively and it
> should go into lenny to complete Kurobox Pro support.  Adding it to
> testing won't have any negative impact on any other package since the
> package is self-contained.  micro-evtd has a udeb that was reviewed by
> Frans Pop.
> 
> uboot-envtools is a tool to read and change the config variables used
> by the u-boot loader, used on a number of machines.  It's useful to
> have this tool in lenny so people who have installed Debian on the
> Kurobox Pro can modify the u-boot environment in case they want to go
> back to the original firmware.  Again, uboot-envtools is new to
> testing but has been tested by a number of reliable people.

Both unblocked, set age-days to 20.

Cheers

Luk


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