VMI fix in karmic-alpha-4 ?

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Fri Aug 14 19:07:54 UTC 2009

Alok Kataria wrote:
> Hi Tim,
> Commit 7d5b005652bc5ae3e1e0efc53fd0e25a643ec506 from Ubuntu-karmic tree,
> fixes a bug with the VMI kernel for us. 
> This was merged in mainline in 2.6.31-rc6 and I think that's how it got
> its way in Ubuntu-karmic tree. On the wiki schedule I see that
> karmic-alpha-4 was supposed to release yesterday (08/13), but hasn't
> happened yet, it seems. Can you please let me know if this fix will show
> up in alpha-4 or will it be pushed to alpha-5 ?
> Thanks,
> Alok

We typically freeze a few days before an Alpha release. Since Linus
didn't release -rc6 until last night, it missed the A4 release.
2.6.31-rc6 will definitely be in the next alpha. The -rc6 rebased kernel
is currently baking and should be available as an update by Monday.


Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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