Re: NMU for libkarma (Rio Karma tools)?
On Sun, Oct 11, 2009 at 10:41:16AM +0200, Harald Dunkel wrote:
> On 10/10/09 08:02, Charles Plessy wrote:
> >Hello Harald,
> >unless you are ready to take responsability for any breakage introduced by
> >version change in this library, which basically means to hijack the
> >package, I
> >strongly recommend against including the upstream update in the bug
> >that you prepared.
> I understand, but AFAICS upstream has included many of Joe's changes/fixes
> into the new version. The open problems listed in the BTS were easy to fix.
> The worst part was cleaning up the patches done fore Debian, because not all
> of Joe's changes were included.
> >This said, despite its maintainer seems to be active with other Debian
> >activities, it looks like libkarma needs more care. Maybe Joe Nahmias can
> >us his thoughts about having co-maintainers or transferring libkarma to a
> Of course I would be glad if I can forward the new package to Joe.
> I don't want to hijack his package, it is just to get rid of the bugs.
> Maybe there are not so many Rio Karma users out there, anyway.
Sorry for being a bit AWOL. I'd be happy to review your changes and if
you're interested, and have the requisite device, have you as a