Re: Bug#520713: init script start hangs (request for stable update)
On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 10:52:47AM +0000, Roger Leigh wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 04:49:10PM +0100, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 05:34:24PM +0000, Roger Leigh wrote:
> > > Following finding the cause of this failure, I'd like to propose
> > > the following patch (attached) to correct it. This is also in
> > > git; the last five commits on the schroot-lenny branch:
> > >
> > > http://git.debian.org/?p=buildd-tools/schroot.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/schroot-lenny
> > >
> > > This is a new "upstream" 1.2.2 release, with a corresponding
> > > 1.2.2-1 version for upload to unstable.
> > > http://www.codelibre.net/~rleigh/schroot_1.2.2-1.dsc
> > > http://www.codelibre.net/~rleigh/schroot_1.2.2-1.diff.gz
> > > http://www.codelibre.net/~rleigh/schroot_1.2.2.orig.tar.gz
> > 1653 files changed, 23349 insertions(+), 43811 deletions(-)
> > > Stable release managers: I would like to upload the exact same
> > > package to stable with a version of 1.2.2-1~lenny1 (or whatever
> > > number is most appropriate for you). This will fix the current
> > > breakage on Alpha systems.
> > Somehow I'd like a backported fix more (with 1.2.1-1+lenny1), but if it's
> > really only a really huge chunk of documentation and autotools foo and
> > you convince me that nothing else is burried in there...
> The files changed are as in the diff I attached. I did a new upstream
> release, rather than patching in the diff, because it required changing
> the upstream configure with a new m4 macro, and then regenerating by
> re-bootstrapping with the autotools. Also, the bug was really an
> upstream bug rather than specifically Debian-related, so it did
> warrant a new upstream release.
> All the changed files are from autotools rebootstrapping, plus
> regenerating the documentation with doxygen.
> I will go through the debdiff and verify that this is the case;
> I have no reason to suspect it is not, but I'll double check.
OK, I looked through the debdiff. Other than the files patched
by me in the new releases, all of those other changes are
a) autotools reboostrap
b) doxygen documentation regeneration
I can backport this to 1.2.1, since it's a minor change, but all
that autotools rebootstrapping will just go into the debian
.diff.gz instead of the upstream tarball, which is IMO messier.
The same files will change either way; the only difference is
where they get put.
This is excluding the doxygen docs. With a backport, these
wouldn't get regenerated. However, this is just due to a
change in the unstable doxygen; the actual content is the
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