[arch-dev-public] [signoff] kernel26 2.6.34-2

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Sun Jun 20 13:07:13 EDT 2010

On Sun, 20 Jun 2010 19:02:28 +0200, Andreas Radke <a.radke at arcor.de>
> hal is not necessary anymore for Xorg but other apps are still using it,
> e.g. Xfce's Thunar for storage device hotplugging.
> Not sure how far the replacements are in other parts.
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/HalRemoval for more.

For KDE hal is still needed (storage devices, power management etc.) This
might change with KDE 4.6 next year.

Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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