Re: Unsupported Debian [was: Re: [New maintainer] Working for De
* "tony" == tony mancill <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
tony> I'd like to second this idea. In most cases is very little
tony> extra trouble for the developer to compile packages for two
tony> releases of Debian.
In most cases you need a second box or a chroot environment with a
full stable developement environment. Witness glibc2 <-> glibc2.1;
perl <-> perl5.
But if someone wants to do this, a central place would indeed be nice,
so the user don't have to hunt the packages (if they hear about them
Stephane's list is another way to do this (although a place on the
Debian ftp has the benefit of being mirrored). BTW: how about a link
from www.debian.org to Stephane's list?