Re: songwrite: fixing RC bug would require new source package
On Wed, Jul 04, 2012 at 08:34:24AM +0200, Ralf Treinen wrote:
> songwrite is currently orphaned and has an RC bug #672210. The problem is
> that the version of songwrite is much too old, in fact upstream has since
> october 2007 (!) moved from songwrite to songwrite2. IMHO, fixing #672210
> would require to upload a *new* package songwrite2, and make songwrite
> a transitional package to songwrite2. Would it still be possible to get
> this into wheezy ?
I'm afraid it's far too late to get songwrite2 in for Wheezy. Either
this particular bug needs to be fixed (possibly by changing the
struct.pack to be an unsigned byte), or we can remove it from testing.