Re: 2.5 'what to expect'

Dave Jones (
Mon, 14 Jul 2003 12:41:44 +0100

On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 10:30:58AM +0200, Romano Giannetti wrote:
> thanks a lot for the effort of writing this document. I think it's very
> nice.
> I think that a very useful thing for have a quite large group of people
> testing 2.6pre is a similar document that explain "what should I do with
> my distribution to test 2.6pre?". For example, I have an uptodate
> mandrake 9.1: it would be very nice to have a page where I can
> download package/learn what to do to test a 2.6kernel. Anyone knows if
> there is such a page over there? Otherwise, it would be nice that the
> distribution's gurus could advice us...

I've no objection to taking "heres links to packages for xxx distro"
texts if people want to write them, but I don't have the time, nor
knowledge to add these for every distro out there. And these days quite
a few distros are starting to ship module-init-tools and the likes, so
the situation shouldn't be too bad.


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