Re: Bug#249234: libxtm-perl still maintained?
Alexander Zangerl dijo [Wed, Sep 08, 2004 at 12:17:30AM +1000]:
> >If so, please act on
> >this bug report - This module is already part of the current stable
> >release, and it would not be good to lose it for Sarge. The bug seems
> >quite simple to fix.
> i've spent about a day digging through the xml parser mess, to no
> avail. upstream (a colleague of mine) has spent some fruitless time
> on the 5.8 problem, given up and is currently busy finalising the
> new version of the package (which is a complete rewrite, so the
> current code is doomed anyway - but i plan to reintroduce the new
> version in sarge+1 anyway).
> i certainly don't think the problem is overly simple, but i'm happy
> to be convinced otherwise :-)
Well, I certainly didn't go into much detail with it, but I just tried
this at my computer. I just deleted the 'build-conflicts: perl (>=
5.8)' and the corresponding 'conflicts', modified the build-dependency
on libtest-simple-perl for perl-modules (which now provides it), and it
seems to go fine... Whoops, no, my wrong - I thought it was right, but
I got 4/11 test scripts dying on me :-(
> >I am not uploading a NMU because I prefer hearing directly from
> please feel free to nmu - or, preferrably, give me a tip for that bug.
> i'll tag it help for the time being.
As I don't use this module (it only bothers me to see Perl modules
with RC bugs ;-) ), I would prefer you to find an adequate solution
;-) I would probably get something wrong
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