Re: ITP: libdetect
On Jun 27, bug1 wrote:
> "Jérôme Marant" wrote:
> > Chris Lawrence <email@example.com> writes:
> > > I intend to package the hardware detection library "libdetect"
> > > developed by Mandrakesoft as part of their Lothar project.
> > I used to have a look to it months ago. You need the
> > libisapnp.a but it doesn't exist since the isapnptools
> > maintainer decided not to split the package in order to
> > extract the library.
> > Good Luck!
> I looked into this myself ages ago and discovered dans debs, hes had
> them available for a fair few months. I do hope libdetect does
> eventually get into debian as it looks to be the best hardware
> detection, it just needs a recognised debian maintainer to accept it.
Hmm, I'm not having any luck visiting the site. If I can get in
later, I'll see what Dan has done and if it's up to snuff I'll get it
uploaded (& take him on as a sponsoree).