Bug#379378: source package for poster version 20050907 with patches for Debian
Daniel Hermann <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> I hope you also got my previous contribution to Bug #379378 about
> kdeprint and poster, here it is:
> I have packaged the poster version 20050907 and adapted it, so that it
> worked on our Debian workstations running Etch, taking into account
> the existing Debian patches to 19990428 and bug reports. I attach a
> working source package, see the changelog for a summary of changes I
> made or did not make.
> The package should be quite complete, but you may want to adjust the
> changelog (version) etc. before uploading it.
I notice that http://printing.kde.org/downloads/ has version 20060221,
and your patch 20050907toDebian.diff applies with just an offset:
$ patch < ~/20050907toDebian.diff
patching file poster.c
Hunk #2 succeeded at 1014 (offset 49 lines).
Hunk #3 succeeded at 1072 (offset 49 lines).
Hunk #4 succeeded at 1102 (offset 49 lines).
The poster ChnageLog says:
2006-02-19 Manfred Paulus <email@example.com>
* option: added -C option for switching clipping facilities
* option: added -O option for setting content overlap
* output: make postscript functions out of read in
page descriptions instead of copying the code
for every output page
* pages: corrected sizes of ISO A and B formats
Is there a reason that you didn't use the 2006 version but rather the
Let me know and I'll upload the correct one ASAP.
Peter S. Galbraith, Debian Developer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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