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Re: Bug#619404: v86d 0.1.10 for Squeeze?

On Sun, 2011-09-25 at 16:40 +0200, Evgeni Golov wrote:
> On 09/22/2011 08:16 PM, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
> > On Thu, 2011-09-22 at 15:55 +0200, Evgeni Golov wrote:
> >> Didn't include the #525415 fix here, or would you say it's ok too?
> > 
> > How confident are you that it wouldn't cause regressions on oldstable?
> > Assuming we run to schedule (which hasn't happened for a while now,
> > sadly), oldstable point releases only occur once every four months.
> Assuming it was always built in a clean chroot it was never built with
> any kernel-headers as those were not installed in the path the Makefile
> was looking in. Just build-tested it in cowbuilder and seems fine.
> Diff is here:
>  http://pinky.die-welt.net/~evgeni/tmp/v86d-CVE-2011-1070-oldstable%2bkernel.diff
> said that, i'm pretty confident that there are about zero v86d users in
> oldstable (it's designed for desktops where you usually do not run
> oldish releases, esp with outdated binary drivers)

Please go ahead.  (Bearing in mind that uploads for the oldstable point
release next weekend close within the next few hours).



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