Release candidate 2.2.1 kernels & bootdisks (was: Re: Fixed silo uploaded)
Steve Dunham wrote:
> > OTOH, there is still a bug in the /dev/fb* devices (bad permissions
> > I guess). I don't know if I will have time to upload a new set of
> > bootdisks that fixes it. I will be out of my town till sunday
> > night, and the time to release is now really short. If I need to
> > upload them, I'm afraid I cannot do it before next monday evening
> > :-(( Therefore, could it be fixed in the postinst of xserver-xsun*
> > packages instead? Or could it be just well documented in a bug
> > section of the documentation ?
> There is also one more change I'd like in the 2.2.1 kernels. When you
> told me to include RARP support, I thought you meant IP_PNP_RARP,
> which is very annoying. (It causes long delays on startup if you
> don't have a RARP server.) It will be in the binary packages I upload
> today. It's not critical.
> (I think I'm going to give up on kpkg-make - writing my own rules file
> is easier than writing one that makes kpkg-make do what I want.)
Ok, if you upload new kernel images before sunday evening, I will try to build
a new set of bootdisks (maybe just rebuilding the rescue, drivers & tftpboot
images only to minimize the risk, and the doc too).
Do you will have time to test them a bit before the release if I upload them
next monday afternoon ? (I will try before 14h CET).
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