JD package for Lenny point release (Re: upcoming point releases
On Sun, 29 Mar 2009 11:30:00 +0100
Holger Levsen <email@example.com> wrote:
> As I understood it, this bug makes the package in lenny completly unusable, right?
Um, not "completely" but its half broken (by changes made with some BBS).
JD, it is a kind of web browser for some but huge BBS in Japan.
With Lenny version, it can see any articles but users cannot post any comments
for that. The patched version can post.
> Still I'm not sure the stable release managers like such a big diff - or am I
> wrong? If so, please comment, I'd be happy to sponsor this to s-p-u....
> Hideki, if they don't accept it, would you propose removal from lenny, as the
> package is unusable? (Users can still get it from backports.org...)
Thanks for uploading to backports.org, I see it (on my mirror in Japan :)
It is one way to make users not be confused, I think.
But I hope fixed version in Lenny is better.
> $ debdiff jd_2.0.0-080722-2.dsc jd_2.0.0-080722-3.dsc|diffstat
> debian/patches/cookie | 388 ++++
Based patch, please ignored.
> debian/patches/post-cookie.dpatch | 2696 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
This is the one, from above patch.
I'll check it again and try to reduce changed lines.
> jd-2.0.0-080722/debian/changelog | 7
> jd-2.0.0-080722/debian/control | 2
> jd-2.0.0-080722/debian/patches/00list | 1
Hideki Yamane henrich @ debian.or.jp/iijmio-mail.jp