7.3 release progress

Alan Hourihane alanh at fairlite.demon.co.uk
Wed Sep 5 03:20:31 PDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-09-04 at 18:41 -0700, Eric Anholt wrote:
> The threatened date of 2007-09-05 is tomorrow.  We've nearly reached a
> point where the remaining bugs are of limited enough severity that we'll
> be releasing with them, and if people can come up with fixes we'll just
> roll a 1.4.1 soon afterwards.
> Here's about what I'm seeing now.  I've been reassured about the limited
> severity of the non-bugzilla issues noted in the previous post.
> 5392:   doc tracker:
>         5380: small note about fontconfig suggested, doesn't seem
>                 blocker-class.
>         6193: some drivers need gl.h but don't check during
>                 configure.ac.  Distributions already handle the
>                 dependency, so I don't care enough to fix it.
>         11566: about-catalog-dir-FPE text, which is a new feature this
> 		release.  Pushed to master, anyone else to approve?
> 6842:   crash during VT switch reported against 7.1.  I haven't seen this
>         one.  Anyone else?
> 7248:	PCI domain issues.  Was left in in 1.3, will fixed in master with
> 	pci-rework.
> 7512:	Minor memory leak easily reproduced against Xvfb, but not tracked
> 	down.
> 11796:  big-endian issue, attached patch was later decided against by author.
> 11802:	input issue, maintainer can't reproduce.
> *11831: input issue, maintainer can't reproduce? I can.  The code to get
> 	the key releases done certainly appears to be there, so it looks
> 	like just a bug and not an i-h oversight.
> 11839:	capslock/numlock leds not getting set.
> 11852:  driver-specific multihead issue, not a blocker.
> *12055: Crasher.  compiz just plain doesn't run for me, so someone else
> 	needs to care.
> 12145:  zaphod mode cursor issue.  Anyone care enough to fix?

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