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Re: rawhide report: 20051221 changes - X server removed



On Wed, 2005-12-21 at 15:03 -0500, Mike A. Harris wrote:
> Enrico Scholz wrote:
> > mharris mharris ca ("Mike A. Harris") writes:
> > 
> > 
> >>Yeah, after much debate, we decided to move X into Fedora Extras instead
> >>of keeping it in core.  However, everyone is going on holidays for 2
> >>weeks, so it wont show up in Extras probably until mid January or so.
> >>
> >>As an interim workaround, the Linux console can be pretty handy at
> >>times though.
> > 
> > 
> > Nice to hear. Should solve the one-installation CD problem. And with
> > some optimisations (go back to gcc-2.7 and libc5), we can solve the
> > live-diskette problem too.
> 
> That's actually not planned to happen until FC6, as the a.out
> support is a bit too rough around the edges currently.  Also,
> it's dependent on features in the 1.2.14 kernel which hasn't
> yet been released.  (DRM integration issues, etc.)

Isn't the plan to move the kernel to Extras?


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