Re: `gs-aladdin-5.03': I've packaged it.
On 25 Sep 1997, Karl M. Hegbloom wrote:
> I ftp'd Aladdin GhostScript 5.03, (which took forever) and grabbed
> the source .diff that goes with gs-aladdin-4.03, and went to work on
> building a package so I can read that GWM manual.
> I now have an installable and running package ready. I am prepared to
> make a non-maintainer release, if that is OK with the current
> maintainer of gs-aladdin. Here's the control file from the
> debian/tmp/DEBIAN directory. The `Depends' are accurate, afaict.
> Package: gs-aladdin
> Version: 5.03-1
> Architecture: i386
> Depends: libc6, libjpeg6a, libpng0g, svgalibg1 | svgalib-dummyg1, xlib6g (>= 3.3-5), zlib1g, libpaper (>=1.0-1)
i am the current maintainer of gs-aladdin (since two weeks :)).
I did not upload gs 3.33 and gs-aladdin 5.03 yes, since
they depend on libpaper and libjpeg6a which are still libc5 (well
libpaper is libc5, libjpeg6a is statically linked, so i am not so
The maintainer of libjpeg is trying to upload a new library in these
days and i am working on libpaper now, so i think all will be finished
during next week.
A non-maintained release is ok with me (proviso uploads of
packages which depends on libc5 are still ok),
however, please use version number 5.03-0.1, which is for
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