[arch-general] kernel26 2.6.25-1 enters [testing]
thomas at archlinux.org
Sun Apr 20 09:28:34 EDT 2008
Erwin Van de Velde schrieb:
> As far as I know, the mactel patch is required for some hardware support on
> intel-based mac systems and contains important fixes. This does not seem like
> one patch too many, but an essential one for all users who, like me, have mac
Wouldn't you think that those "important fixes" would be merged upstream
by now? The patch has been around for over a year, and frankly I don't
see why we should keep maintaining patches if the authors are incapable
of submitting them upstream.
> I do understand your wish to reduce the number of patches, but throwing out
> patches required for support of important hardware does not seem the way to
> go to me.
We'll see. So far nobody complained.
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