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Bug 419985

Summary: x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel - Add plymouth integration
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Luis Medinas <lmedinas>
Component: New packagesAssignee: Gentoo X packagers <x11>
Severity: enhancement CC: leho, nikoli, travisghansen
Priority: Normal Keywords: PATCH
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Luis Medinas 2012-06-06 20:53:41 UTC
It would be nice to include this patch[1], all the major distros include it anyway. Also gentoo has gdm, systemd and openrc with plymouth support it would be great if the last missing piece to have a smooth transition.

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn gentoo-dev 2012-06-07 01:32:52 UTC
What is the upstream status of this patch?
Comment 2 Luis Medinas 2012-06-07 13:15:03 UTC
Honestly i don't know but for a few years the major distros ship this patch, eventualy it will end up there.
Comment 3 Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn gentoo-dev 2012-06-10 10:53:05 UTC
I am asking about upstream because we don't want to be stuck with maintaining such a patch indefinitely. It would be good if you send this patch to the intel-gfx mailing list to get at least a comment from the developers.

> the major distros ship this patch

A quick survey reveals that the following distros include this patch:

These distros don't include it:
Comment 4 Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn gentoo-dev 2013-07-14 11:37:55 UTC
looks like it was upstreamed for 2.20.2