On Sunday 13 November 2011 01:33:37 Julius Schwartzenberg wrote: > >>> It forces the usage of a "/media" directory, which could lock TDE to a > >>> specific set of distributions. I have not given that patch a closer look > >>> because of this potential issue. > >> > >> ...and to add to the previous response, I do not want you to include this > >> patch in trinity. Not inluding this will make other developers possible to > >> write a better HAL replacement once HAL is removed from their distributions > >> (I believe among major distros only Ubuntu still keeps HAL? I may be wrong). > > > > No, Ubuntu also removed HAL I understand. I think Trinity for newer > > Ubuntu's actually includes HAL itself for this reason. > > My mistake. It's still in Ubuntu, just not in the default install. > Trinity pulls it in from the Ubuntu repository. This just confirms that Trinity remains Ubuntu-oriented.