[Pkg-lustre-maintainers] Status of kernel patch packages
dr at jones.dk
Sat Mar 20 16:39:00 UTC 2010
On Sat, Mar 20, 2010 at 05:28:33PM +0100, Yann Dirson wrote:
>On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 12:17:22AM +0900, Hideki Yamane wrote:
>> On Sat, 20 Mar 2010 15:14:59 +0100
>> Yann Dirson <ydirson at free.fr> wrote:
>> > So the question is, is it time to request removal of those
>> > packages, or is there any remaining reason not to do so that I
>> > missed ?
>> As linux-patch-tomoyo1.7 package maintainer, tomoyo is merged with
>> mainline, but it's not fully featured one yet. At least, I want to
>> provide it with squeeze.
>> and hope kernel-package would enable patch support again... ;)
>I won't speak for Manoj here, but I feel we should think about other
>ways to provide those patches.
>One way could be simply to provide ensure those patches in some git
>tree, that users can easily fetch and merge before running make-kpkg.
Lots of possibilities arise if we do not constrain ourselves to the
Debian ideal of a fully self-contained distribution usable while
I happen to like that ideal, also for kernel patches.
* Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt
* Tlf.: +45 40843136 Website: http://dr.jones.dk/
[x] quote me freely [ ] ask before reusing [ ] keep private
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 836 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
More information about the Pkg-lustre-maintainers