Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th Jan 2010 23:06 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "The Ubuntu development community announced today the availability of Ubuntu 10.04 alpha 2, a new prerelease of the next major version of the Ubuntu Linux distribution. This alpha is the first Ubuntu release to completely omit HAL, a Linux hardware abstraction layer that is being deprecated in favor of DeviceKit."
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RE[3]: Deprecation
by Ed W. Cogburn on Sat 16th Jan 2010 21:04 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Deprecation"
Ed W. Cogburn
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2009-07-24

if the kernel team won't bother to maintain stable APIs


I'm sure your aware some folks have a different take on that:

http://www.kroah.com/log/linux/stable_api_nonsense.html

Besides, what does this have to do with HAL? It is/was a userspace app...

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