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0ad10d8... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2013-05-03

Import patches-applied version 20130503 to applied/debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 66028c213e25afc4dad474d487805b23de15aa5d
Unapplied parent: f0b8778acdcba31b5e7b09dff4c24e8a0f9625ab

New changelog entries:
  [ Vincent McIntyre ]
  * Clearly distinguish between auto boot label and auto=true kernel
    parameter.
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Add some details about serial console boot parameter.
  * Rework the auto wording.
  * Default fs is ext4, not ext3. Thanks Regid Ichira for the report.
  * Apply killall.sh -> kill-all-dhcp renaming, thanks Yoshito Komatsu for the
    report. Closes: #705819.
  * Switch from dhcp3-server to isc-dhcp-server, thanks Salvatore Bonaccorso
    for the report.Closes: #706103.
  * Stop advising to use init 1 to restart servers. Thanks Regid Ichira for
    the report.
  * Make it clear that dark theme is about colors.
  [ Jakub Wilk ]
  * Fix some typos. Closes: #705311.
  [ Milan Kupcevic ]
  * How to boot YDL Powerstation from factory default CD/DVD drive.
  * Update list of supported PowerPC machines.

f0b8778... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2013-05-03

Import patches-unapplied version 20130503 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 967be852ae2abe3ba1d64ca013cfd321bb04024b

New changelog entries:
  [ Vincent McIntyre ]
  * Clearly distinguish between auto boot label and auto=true kernel
    parameter.
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Add some details about serial console boot parameter.
  * Rework the auto wording.
  * Default fs is ext4, not ext3. Thanks Regid Ichira for the report.
  * Apply killall.sh -> kill-all-dhcp renaming, thanks Yoshito Komatsu for the
    report. Closes: #705819.
  * Switch from dhcp3-server to isc-dhcp-server, thanks Salvatore Bonaccorso
    for the report.Closes: #706103.
  * Stop advising to use init 1 to restart servers. Thanks Regid Ichira for
    the report.
  * Make it clear that dark theme is about colors.
  [ Jakub Wilk ]
  * Fix some typos. Closes: #705311.
  [ Milan Kupcevic ]
  * How to boot YDL Powerstation from factory default CD/DVD drive.
  * Update list of supported PowerPC machines.

66028c2... by Cyril Brulebois on 2013-04-07

Import patches-applied version 20130408 to applied/debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: bb7210a4c9bb76f3da3d059fd804776dc0100514
Unapplied parent: 967be852ae2abe3ba1d64ca013cfd321bb04024b

New changelog entries:
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Document IPv6 preseeding. Thanks Vincent McIntyre for the suggestion.
  * Rename disable_dhcp into disable_autoconfig, the former is now deprecated.
  * Document that IPv6 autoconfiguration is disabled along DHCP.
  * Disable outdated Catalan and Finnish translations.
  * Update installation sizes.
  * Document that the mirror host name actually has to be a URL base for now.
  * Suffix web documents with http lang ids rather than locale lang ids, for
    working content-language negociation.
  * Fix space typo reported by Enrico Zini.
  * Fix spurious syncs reported by Enrico Zini.
  * Fix Linux kernel package version, reported by Enrico Zini.
  * /etc/adjtime is not automatically built by debootstrap any more, document
    how to create it.
  [ Milan Kupcevic ]
  * Debian-installer partition table editing tool not compatible with
    MacOS 9. Closes: #604134.

967be85... by Cyril Brulebois on 2013-04-07

Import patches-unapplied version 20130408 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 8dbe3d695e5f05be805edaaff97c49a7ff6e3208

New changelog entries:
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Document IPv6 preseeding. Thanks Vincent McIntyre for the suggestion.
  * Rename disable_dhcp into disable_autoconfig, the former is now deprecated.
  * Document that IPv6 autoconfiguration is disabled along DHCP.
  * Disable outdated Catalan and Finnish translations.
  * Update installation sizes.
  * Document that the mirror host name actually has to be a URL base for now.
  * Suffix web documents with http lang ids rather than locale lang ids, for
    working content-language negociation.
  * Fix space typo reported by Enrico Zini.
  * Fix spurious syncs reported by Enrico Zini.
  * Fix Linux kernel package version, reported by Enrico Zini.
  * /etc/adjtime is not automatically built by debootstrap any more, document
    how to create it.
  [ Milan Kupcevic ]
  * Debian-installer partition table editing tool not compatible with
    MacOS 9. Closes: #604134.

bb7210a... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2013-02-08

Import patches-applied version 20130208 to applied/debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 6f447eda7ae3a725b5a0ac766f93d9e2ad48fe78
Unapplied parent: 8dbe3d695e5f05be805edaaff97c49a7ff6e3208

New changelog entries:
  [ Brian Potkin ]
  * Remove references to businesscard images, which are no more.
  * Document how to get back from help to menu.
  * Improve documentation about kernel modules needing firmwares, including
    how to look for “firmware” in dmesg's output. Closes: #695403.
  * Improve documentation about user accounts: move it to the right place
    and explain how setting an empty root password leads to sudo being
    installed. Closes: #692314.
  * Explain how to include firmware or packages on a USB stick built by hand.
  * Explain one can use a USB stick while having booted another
    way. Closes: #692309.
  [ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
  * Fix typo in network configuration preseed example snipped
    Closes: #691164
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Update lowmem, disk usage, package numbers, lists number values.
  * Fix po detection.
  * Fix bogus URLs, thanks Brian Potkin for the hint. Closes: #692310.
  * Document speakup shortcuts for speed and volume.
  * Add wiki URL for installed system accessibility.
  * Provide more details on software speech synthesis support.
  [ Holger Wansing ]
  * Fix location of UTC vs local timezone configuration. Closes: #699297.

8dbe3d6... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2013-02-08

Import patches-unapplied version 20130208 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 4c69ecbe35f580ecff4e07f367730a702d62b147

New changelog entries:
  [ Brian Potkin ]
  * Remove references to businesscard images, which are no more.
  * Document how to get back from help to menu.
  * Improve documentation about kernel modules needing firmwares, including
    how to look for “firmware” in dmesg's output. Closes: #695403.
  * Improve documentation about user accounts: move it to the right place
    and explain how setting an empty root password leads to sudo being
    installed. Closes: #692314.
  * Explain how to include firmware or packages on a USB stick built by hand.
  * Explain one can use a USB stick while having booted another
    way. Closes: #692309.
  [ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
  * Fix typo in network configuration preseed example snipped
    Closes: #691164
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * Update lowmem, disk usage, package numbers, lists number values.
  * Fix po detection.
  * Fix bogus URLs, thanks Brian Potkin for the hint. Closes: #692310.
  * Document speakup shortcuts for speed and volume.
  * Add wiki URL for installed system accessibility.
  * Provide more details on software speech synthesis support.
  [ Holger Wansing ]
  * Fix location of UTC vs local timezone configuration. Closes: #699297.

6f447ed... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2012-10-09

Import patches-applied version 20121010 to applied/debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: d7f2df0c8837b94baa3a50d4027d24e73c4036f0
Unapplied parent: 4c69ecbe35f580ecff4e07f367730a702d62b147

New changelog entries:
  * Replace \n with spaces from getfromlist output in buildweb.sh.
    Closes: #690065.

4c69ecb... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2012-10-09

Import patches-unapplied version 20121010 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 6d3e19ab9b7ccc0994a92e29729ba7f674182e92

New changelog entries:
  * Replace \n with spaces from getfromlist output in buildweb.sh.
    Closes: #690065.

d7f2df0... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2012-10-08

Import patches-applied version 20121008 to applied/debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: db5a2a5cf3e8e97c4e523a620e37ca9b464ac0e2
Unapplied parent: 6d3e19ab9b7ccc0994a92e29729ba7f674182e92

New changelog entries:
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * debian/rules: Fix suite name.
  * preseed: Add authorized_keys url preseed example, thanks Charles Plessy
    for the patch. Closes: #684629.
  * official-cdrom: Add link to CD FAQ. Thanks Holger Wansing and Richard
    Owlett for the heads-up. Closes: #280348, #309568.
  * Add language-parallel build support.
  * Update figures.
  * Remove outdated keyboard configuration bits.
  * Update preseed aliases.
  * Document that only basic keymap variants are available for preseeding.
    Closes: #682857.
  * Advise virtualization+serial users into using screen to fix glitches.
    Closes: #689548.
  [ Simon Guinot ]
  * Document support for LaCie NASes. Closes: #686128
  [ Karsten Merker ]
  * Various small removals / updates / amendments in the chapters 2,3 and 5,
    most of them concerning outdated information.
  * Extended the "Devices Requiring Firmware" section.
  * Rewrote large parts of the "Avoid Proprietary or Closed Hardware"
    section.
  * Rewrote the "Hardware Compatibility" section.
  * Amended the "Network Settings" section.
  * Rewrote the "Pre-Partitioning for Multi-Boot Systems" section
    to bring it up to date with the current d-i features and make it
    easier to read for beginners.
  * Rewrote the "Pre-Installation Hardware and Operating System Setup"
    section to bring it up to date for modern hardware.
  * Amended the "Official Debian GNU/Linux CD/DVD-ROM Sets" section
    (CD1 without network mirror too small for a full GNOME/KDE install).
  * Added a note that for some devices firmware may not be necessary,
    even though a firmware prompt is displayed.
    Closes: #687454
  * Reworked the "Configuring the Network" section, added information
    regarding IPv6 support.
  * Added a "Choosing a network mirror" section, added information
    regarding IPv6 connectivity of debian mirrors and information about
    ftp.ipv6.debian.org and http.debian.net.

6d3e19a... by Samuel Thibault <email address hidden> on 2012-10-08

Import patches-unapplied version 20121008 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 6a09ae4ba5591b32e21e3c431f6a9a11807afa8a

New changelog entries:
  [ Samuel Thibault ]
  * debian/rules: Fix suite name.
  * preseed: Add authorized_keys url preseed example, thanks Charles Plessy
    for the patch. Closes: #684629.
  * official-cdrom: Add link to CD FAQ. Thanks Holger Wansing and Richard
    Owlett for the heads-up. Closes: #280348, #309568.
  * Add language-parallel build support.
  * Update figures.
  * Remove outdated keyboard configuration bits.
  * Update preseed aliases.
  * Document that only basic keymap variants are available for preseeding.
    Closes: #682857.
  * Advise virtualization+serial users into using screen to fix glitches.
    Closes: #689548.
  [ Simon Guinot ]
  * Document support for LaCie NASes. Closes: #686128
  [ Karsten Merker ]
  * Various small removals / updates / amendments in the chapters 2,3 and 5,
    most of them concerning outdated information.
  * Extended the "Devices Requiring Firmware" section.
  * Rewrote large parts of the "Avoid Proprietary or Closed Hardware"
    section.
  * Rewrote the "Hardware Compatibility" section.
  * Amended the "Network Settings" section.
  * Rewrote the "Pre-Partitioning for Multi-Boot Systems" section
    to bring it up to date with the current d-i features and make it
    easier to read for beginners.
  * Rewrote the "Pre-Installation Hardware and Operating System Setup"
    section to bring it up to date for modern hardware.
  * Amended the "Official Debian GNU/Linux CD/DVD-ROM Sets" section
    (CD1 without network mirror too small for a full GNOME/KDE install).
  * Added a note that for some devices firmware may not be necessary,
    even though a firmware prompt is displayed.
    Closes: #687454
  * Reworked the "Configuring the Network" section, added information
    regarding IPv6 support.
  * Added a "Choosing a network mirror" section, added information
    regarding IPv6 connectivity of debian mirrors and information about
    ftp.ipv6.debian.org and http.debian.net.