Re: [Padre-dev] Changes in the Debian package of Padre 0.27
I removed eg/hangman.p6 from Padre. I added it for testing the Perl6
Plugin and it is not longer needed there.
2009/2/18 Damyan Ivanov <email@example.com>:
> As Gabor friendly reminded me, here is the list of differences/caveats
> that exist between pristine upstream Padre 0.27 and the Debian package
> I have just uploaded (needs ftp-master approval).
> * eg/hangman.p6 removed
> it certainly is copyrighted work, but has no license, therefore
> cannot be distributed by Debian. Already reported as
> see http://git.debian.org/?p=pkg-perl/apps/padre.git;a=commit;h=121656f1e04e3900a7ae0688221ddedfb98147fe
> If you happen to know of more such files, please tell me.
> * share/locale/*.mo removed
> these are compiled from corresponding .po files. The package build
> process includes .po -> .mo compilation.
> see the above commit (for removal) and the fllowing one (for
> compiling .mo files)
> I don't really have any idea how to acomplish this with Padre's
> build process. Shall I create a ticket about this?
> * relaxed dependency on App-Ack
> Declared minimum version is 1.86
> Available in Debian: 1.80
> Debian bug: http://bugs.debian.org/504071
> The maintainer of this package actually declares friendliness for
> non-maintainer uploads, so I could overcome that if it is considered
> * unsatisfied dependencies on core packages
> Warning: prerequisite Encode 2.26 not found. We have 2.23.
> Warning: prerequisite IPC::Cmd 0.42 not found. We have 0.401.
> Packaging modules available in Perl code is connected with a burden
> I don't want to face unless proven that the newer versions are
> indeed necessary.
> * other unsatisfied dependencies
> Warning: prerequisite Module::Starter 1.50 not found. We have 1.470.
> This one I missed initially because module starter changed its
> versioning scheme (again) and in Debian-land, 1.470 is greater than
> 1.50 so the current package (1.470) satisfied the declared
> dependency (1.50). (1.470 >> 1.50 in Debian-land because 470 >> 50,
> like in apples).
> Anyway, 1.50 introduces only cosmetic fixes, as well as one non-free
> documentation file, not distributable by Debian, so really no need
> to depend on that.
> * patched inc/Module/Install/PRIVATE/Padre.pm to allow for wxWidgets
> 2.8.7 instead of requiring 2.8.8.
> 2.8.7 is the latest available in Debian. Padre seems to work here
> with it. Debian bug: http://bugs.debian.org/512939
> * two other patches I already submitted to trac (#247, #248) and later
> commited to SVN so no real divergence here.
> If anything of the above looks like something I shouldn't have done,
> please tell me.
> P.S.: My efforts for checking META.yml dependency versions with the
> ones declared in the Debian package, led to writing a small tool that
> does that automatically. Integration with dh-make-perl pending. Thank
> you Gabor, for gently prodding me on this matter :)
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