[arch-dev-public] Risky business: udev upgrade

James Rayner iphitus at iphitus.org
Thu Aug 28 06:24:09 EDT 2008

On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 7:22 PM, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:
> So I've let udev stagnate for a while, mostly because I'm a fool and
> real life has given me a lack of time for anything serious in
> Arch-land.
> Anyway, I've rebuilt udev 126 (we're on 119, eek!) and made what
> changes I thought ideal. I would love to stick with strictly vanilla
> rules, but some of them don't work properly for us, so we still have a
> tiny bit of patching to do.
> Now... I'm looking for a helping hand here. I've built the package the
> best I can, and installed it, but I have not rebooted. I am going to
> commit these changes to svn trunk, and upload a package for anyone to
> play with.
> Please, if you have a little time, take a look at all of it - the
> rules, everything, give it a once over and see if we can eliminate any
> of the patching done to the stock rules. Some of it (i.e. the addition
> of some GROUP directives) needs to stay, but others I am unsure about
> i686 package here: https://dev.archlinux.org/~aaron/udev-126-1-i686.pkg.tar.gz
> An x86_64 build of trunk would be appreciated.

Here's -1, you havn't committed -2

Will look over it and test when I get a chance.


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