[PATCH 0/2] [Karmic] UBUNTU: d-i/modules: provide the intel-agp driver to the installer

Wang, Quanxian quanxian.wang at intel.com
Tue Sep 1 02:15:32 UTC 2009

Hi, Guys 
From the Intel Graphics PDT meeting, they will ask kernel team to add this patch into 2.6.31. However I am not sure if it will be successful. If so, it will be fine. We don't need backport. If there is any information, I will let you guy know that.


Quanxian Wang
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Tim Gardner [mailto:tim.gardner at canonical.com] 
>Sent: 2009年8月31日 1:18
>To: Leann Ogasawara
>Cc: kernel-team; bryce at canonical.com; Wang, Quanxian; Liu, Kent
>Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] [Karmic] UBUNTU: d-i/modules: provide 
>the intel-agp driver to the installer
>Leann Ogasawara wrote:
>> Hi Guys,
>> Yingying informed me that the installer needs the intel-agp driver in
>> order to recognize the new chip variant of IGDNG mobile.  The first
>> patch adds a new char-modules file to d-i/modules and updates the
>> package-list to create the udeb.  The second patch adds intel-agp to
>> char-modules.
>> The following changes since commit 
>>   Tim Gardner (1):
>>         UBUNTU: Ubuntu-2.6.31-9.29
>> are available in the git repository at:
>>   git://kernel.ubuntu.com/ogasawara/ubuntu-karmic.git lp420605
>> Leann Ogasawara (2):
>>       UBUNTU: d-i/modules: Add new char-modules file
>>       UBUNTU: d-i/modules: Add intel-agp to char-modules udeb
>>  debian.master/d-i/modules/char-modules |    1 +
>>  debian.master/d-i/package-list         |    5 +++++
>>  2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>>  create mode 100644 debian.master/d-i/modules/char-modules
>applied, though I squashed these 2 commits since you cannot have an 
>empty udeb modules package, nor can you have only one optional 
>module in 
>that package if it isn't built. kernel-wedge is a little weird about 
>some things, especially empty udebs.
>Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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