[Pm-utils] pm-utils-1.3.0 has been released

Victor Lowther victor.lowther at gmail.com
Wed Mar 17 05:54:35 PDT 2010

On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 11:22 PM, Michael Biebl <mbiebl at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Victor!
> 2010/3/17 Victor Lowther <victor.lowther at gmail.com>:
>> pm-utils 1.3.0 Release Announcement
> Thanks for the release
>> * Take over responsibility for maintaining the video quirk database
>> from HAL. We were the primary users of that functionality, and HAL is
>> going away in the near future.
>>  * The 1.3.0 release tarball does not contain the video quirk
>> database. You can use the provided import-fdi-quirkdb utility to grab
>> the video quirk database from HAL, or you can untar
>> http://pm-utils.freedesktop.org/releases/pm-quirks-20100316.tar.gz
>> into $PM_UTILS_LIBDIR/video-quirks/.
> How should we handle quirk submissions in the future?

We should handle them with great care. :)

> Given, there will probably not be that many anymore, but should we
> commit them to hal-info or someplace else?

We should commit them to the video-quirks branch of the pm-utils git repository.

> Just curious, from where did you create pm-quirks-20100316.tar.gz?
> hal-info git master?


> Cheers,
> Michael
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