Posts Tagged ‘armel’

Blindly poking at ARM bugs with a stick

March 2, 2011 4 comments

Ever felt like poking something unknown with a stick in the dark? that’s the feeling I have when I work on the ARM part of the Chromium package I maintain for Ubuntu.

I spend a lot of time preparing and polishing the Chromium package between the channels updates, so when a given release finally lands in the Stable channel, there’s usually not much left to do (packaging wise) to publish it in the official Ubuntu repositories. There are enough PPA users to cover most issues beforehand, weeks before thanks to the dev / beta / stable gradual landing, with most issues reported directly upstream and fixed there so I don’t have to do it myself downstream.

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