Friday, 5 July 2013

Re: Xorg was removed.. without an alternative

On Thu, Jul 04, 2013 at 02:57:34PM +0200, Alexandre Strube wrote:
> Today's update removed xorg... and the ability to boot - it does not even
> get to a terminal.
> In the case of such big breakups, wouldn't it be a good idea to have a
> simple workaround documented?

There's a set of changes staged in -proposed, but they've been blocked
there until the whole set is assembled.

Is it possible that you accidentally have saucy-proposed enabled? You
really ought to disable it - it's intended only for building against and
for automatic checks that defend you from exactly this kind of breakage,
not for use by humans.

Colin Watson []

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