Wiki page for helping users send patches upstream
apw at canonical.com
Wed Mar 18 21:19:36 UTC 2009
On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 02:12:48PM -0700, Leann Ogasawara wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-03-09 at 11:16 -0700, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 7:33 AM, Andy Whitcroft <apw at canonical.com> wrote:
> > > Ok, I have converted this to a more efficient lookup mechanism from the
> > > local repositories and added it to the kernel-ppa:
> > >
> > > http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/info/kernel-version-map.html
> > >
> > > It should basically look the same as your existing page.
> > Stashed a reference to this on the wireless ubuntu wiki. BTW any
> > chance a third column might be added to indicate whether or not the
> > kernel is in updates yet? I take if its not in updates it would then
> > be in the proposed repository. For me this would be useful as if I
> > deal with a user on a kernel only in updates but find the targeted
> > kernel I want the user to try is in proposed I can just check that
> > page and ask him to try.
> Andy, I've attached a patch which should add this third column requested
> by Luis. It basically parses the output of rmadison to determine which
> pocket a version of the kernel is in. An example page can be seen at:
Applied and added some little fixes on the top. Looks good.
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