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Re: Pull off AIGLX repoistory?



I think that Xorg 7.1 for FC5 should be available through yum repository like now is AIGLX for FC5:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/projects/aiglx/


----- Original Message ----
From: alan <alan clueserver org>
To: Development discussions related to Fedora Core <fedora-devel-list redhat com>
Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 5:50:44 PM
Subject: Re: Pull off AIGLX repoistory?

On Wed, 26 Jul 2006, Jesse Keating wrote:

> On Wednesday 26 July 2006 16:39, alan wrote:
>> That works for me.
>>
>> As long as I don't want any security updates.
>>
>> Actually I can work around it.  My concern is for those people who do not
>> read these lists and get caught unawares.  It is a REAL pain in the ass to
>> get hit by one of these sort of surprises out of the blue, especially this
>> far into a release.
>
> Well, you get what you pay for when you blindly apply updates.  If you really
> do care about having a stable platform, you usually pay attention to the
> updates your applying...

And if one of the critical security patches has dependancies on X, what
then?

That brings up another unasked question...

When you update X 7.1, what else has to be updated?  I would assume GTK
and Qt.  What else?  Anything using Xlib directly? All X apps?  Just how
big of an update is that going to be?

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