[BLFS Trac] #2225: Xorg Modular Patchlevel Updates

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Tue Jan 23 10:33:28 PST 2007


#2225: Xorg Modular Patchlevel Updates
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 Reporter:  dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org  |       Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  enhancement                      |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal                           |   Milestone:                                
Component:  BOOK                             |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                           |    Keywords:  xorg modular                  
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 In between major Xorg releases (e.g., Xorg-7.1 -> Xorg-7.2), individual
 packages are updated and released. While updates in the major and minor
 version of the packages (x and y in package-x.y.z) has proven to be
 unstable, patchlevel upgrades (z in package-x.y.z) add security and bug
 fixes that would be beneficial to the book. The process is described more
 in depth here:

 http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/blfs-dev/2007-January/016153.html

 The idea is that a list of patchlevel updates in between major Xorg
 releases can be maintained here so the editors can update individual
 packages as time and testing sees fit.

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