[arch-dev-public] X.org 7.3 move to extra [was: cleanup testing {i686, x86_86}]

Jan de Groot jan at jgc.homeip.net
Sun Nov 4 11:16:42 EST 2007

On Sun, 2007-11-04 at 15:15 +0000, Tom K wrote:
> Alexander Baldeck wrote:
> > Hey all,
> > 
> > I also would like to move X.org 7.3 from [testing] and put it into our 
> > stable repos asap. I don't see any fixable issues at the moment, 
> > upstream changes are coming in only very slowly and I would say, we can 
> > add them to packages in [extra] just as well.
> > 
> > Do you see any really show stoppers still? The latest fglrx works 
> > alright afaik. Thoughts?
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > 
> > -O
> How about applying the patch in FS#8495 first? The keyboard led issue is
> not exactly a showstopper, but it's a very visible bug, which will
> create a lot of noise if it goes to extra. Xavier has confirmed that the
> patch works, and I'm applying it myself at the moment for confirmation.

Made a local build myself also with that patch. Additionally, I applied
the patch from FS#8478, which is also applied in upstream git. Though it
doesn't fix anything special, it would be good to apply. I've been
running this one for a day now without problems.

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