Re: [Internal Projects] Package browser (Was: Debian Color Themes, ...)
On Friday 01 November 2002 05:39, Gustavo Noronha Silva wrote:
> Em Thu, 31 Oct 2002 17:06:34 +0100, Yven Leist <email@example.com> escreveu:
> > BTW, the reason for it's impending removal has nothing to do with the
> > package being unmaintained upstream (which it isn't as far I can tell),
> > it's a trivial bug that is fixed by a single symlink.
> I did not say it's being removed because of lack of *upstream*
> maintaince... but because of the lack of Debian's maintaince...
Ok, but Daniel Stone stated that this bug will be fixed with the upload of
KDE 3.1, (which AFAIK does not happen due to the GCC 3.2 transition), and
this is why I decided that a NMU would not make much sense here.
> And no, the bug is not that trivial... kpackage needs to be recompiled
> with the newer version of the library, and it fails... symlinking things
> on /usr/lib is not a good thing
point taken, it's a crude hack, but at least it works for me and apparently
some others as well...
> Why don't you NMU kpackage to fix the bug, if you want it to be kept?
Yven Johannes Leist - firstname.lastname@example.org