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

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Thu Aug 28 11:38:53 EDT 2008

On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 5:24 AM, James Rayner <iphitus at iphitus.org> wrote:
> 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
> http://dev.archlinux.org/~james/udev-126-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.gz
> Will look over it and test when I get a chance.

Doh... committed now

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