ntfs-3g in Lucid
pgoetz at mail.utexas.edu
Thu Feb 11 21:09:03 UTC 2010
> Subject: Re: Can we get ntfs-3g 2010.1.16 in Lucid?
> From: stephan <marguet at rutgers.edu>
> Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2010 05:48:32 -0500
> To: Daniel Chen <seven.steps at gmail.com>
> It looks like Michael will help us all out and do a non-maintainer
> upgrade to get 2010.1.16 into testing:
> Does that mean it will automatically go into Lucid? Or is there more
> work to be done since the package in Ubuntu ends with "-1ubuntu5" ?
Doesn't look like it:
* lucid (otherosfs): read-write NTFS driver for FUSE
1:2009.4.4-1ubuntu5: amd64 i386
This is the kind of small thing that makes a HUGE difference in people's
perception of the quality of Ubuntu. In point of fact, in the real
world, NTFS is the logical choice, and hence needs to work well.
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