[arch-dev-public] kernel config change in testing

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 16:05:07 EST 2012

On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 2:57 PM, Ionut Biru <ibiru at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 02/21/2012 07:38 PM, Tobias Powalowski wrote:
>> https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/25341
>> - ext4 manages now ext2/ext3 and ext4
>> Please report if any issues happen, here all went fine on all machines.
>> I had not to change any config file like fstab or mkinitcpio.conf.
>> greetings
>> tpowa
> Why do we do config changes in bug fix releases?
> Can't this change be delayed until 3.3?

Please revert this change. Thomas explicitly said to try this in 3.3,
and you went ahead with it in 3.2.7 and broke boot on at least one
user's system because this hadn't been tested with mkinitcpio yet [1].


[1] https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/28569

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