Re: RFS: julius - speech recognition engine
Thank you for taking a look at the Julius package.
2010/7/13 Felipe Sateler <email@example.com>:
> - Why do you modify the manpages via sed instead of patching them?
Because IMHO it's much easier to maintain than having a big patch
which I have to update every time a manpage changes.
> - You say you remove a manpage because you have a better one, but there
> is not actually one (dfa_minimize)?
Good catch, fixed.
> - Any reason why you don't enable parallel builds with DEB_BUILD_PARALLEL?
Not really. I've added that now.
> - Why are there only static libraries?
It's what upstream's build system provides, and I was told that the
libraries do stuff like calling abort() so I haven't really bothered
about it. I want to look into this some day though and maybe patch it.
> ... and I'm not quite confident about the license, specially about the
> Kyoto District Court venue thing (clause 5).
Uhm, isn't that a common thing in licenses? It's the least clause I'd
have expected to be problematic, personally I'm more worried about the
advertising clause. In any case, I could live with it if the package
goes into non-free.
I've updated the package to include the manpage and to enable parallel
Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals (RainCT)
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