[pkg-nvidia-devel] X stack for squeeze (was Re: Bits from the Release Team: What should go into squeeze?)

Philipp Kern pkern at debian.org
Wed Mar 17 08:37:21 UTC 2010

On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 04:23:11PM -0700, Randall Donald wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-03-16 at 20:21 +0100, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 03:51:57PM +0100, Julien Cristau wrote:
> > > - nouveau is nowhere near ready, and needs someone to take care of
> > >   getting the userspace components (and firmware) in sid soon
> > I know it's non-free, but I guess we should look for a nvidia proprietary
> > solution too.  It tends to accumulate lots of RC bugs.  Any comments from
> > the pkg-nvidia guys?
> We generally go with the latest version at the time of freeze and then
> build a kernel module package that is compatible. Other than that is
> there something else you are asking about? 

You mean regardless of 9 RC bugs opened against the package?  That even
sounds like "please force the newest upstream versions into squeeze
regardless of any packaging bugs", or do you want to release with the current
version in testing?

Kind regards,
Philipp Kern
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