Re: RFS: gpart/0.1h-12 [NMU] -- Closes all outstanding bugs :)
Any feedback on the upload would be greatly appreciated. I am willing
to work on fixing most issue(s) (if any) raised by sponsors. I have
Top posted on top of the my complete previous message in case some one
needed it for reference.
On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 12:46 AM, harish badrinath
> Package: sponsorship-requests
> Severity: normal
> Dear mentors (and others),
> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "gpart"
> * Package name : gpart
> Version : 0.1h-12
> Upstream Author : Michail Brzitwa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : http://www.brzitwa.de/mb/gpart/
> * License : GPL-2
> Section : admin
> It builds those binary packages:
> gpart - Guess PC disk partition table, find lost partitions
> To access further information about this package, please visit the
> following URL:
> Alternatively, one can download the package with dget using this command:
> dget -x http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/g/gpart/gpart_0.1h-12.dsc
> More information about hello can be obtained from
> Changes since the last upload:
> gpart (0.1h-12) unstable; urgency=low
> * Added line to include quilt.make to rules.
> * Added watch file and source format file.
> * Bumped Standards version.
> * Changed homepage to a reachable http://www.brzitwa.de/mb/gpart/ and updated
> Authors email address to, one found at the website's footer.
> closes: #630336
> * Made gparted build on amd64. closes: #619831
> * Made gparted build on i386. closes: #619834
> * Changed build script to handle no-stip build option. closes: #437067
> * Fixed FTBFS on !linux-any. closes: #636814
> * Related to building gparted on AMD64. closes: #397632
> * Made a more helpful message whenioctl(HDIO_GETGEO) fails. closes: #341935
> * Divided 01-conglomeration.patch, into smaller patches.
> Please note, Before filing this request for NMU :
> I had filed two bug reports which can be accessed at
> (a) bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=619834 and
> (b) bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=619831.
> Both of them generated no response in a timely fashion. I mailed the
> current maintainers (email@example.com) seeking
> permission for a NMU upload and got no response.
> So i have CC'ed three lists seeking mentorship for a NMU upload.
> debian-mentors Mailing list : Because i seek mentorship for a NMU upload
> debian-forensics Mailing list : Because they are the maintainers of
> this fine piece of software
> debian-hurd Mailing list : Because it closes the FTBFS on debian/Hurd
> and adds some Hurd specific code fixes (ontop of FTBFS).
> Harish Badrinath