On Oct 25, Juan Manuel Garcia Molina (email@example.com) wrote:
> I'd like to share with you an issue on pose package and a grave functionality
> So the story begins: pose is a 'Palm OS Emulator' package. The last version in
> sid doesn't work because of a grave functionality bug .
> The previous version of the package was compiled using gcc 2.95 and the
> version 1.0 of the fltk library, and everything was almost O.K.. Last version
> in sid was compiled using gcc 3.3 and fltk 1.1, and the packages build works
> nicely but the application doesn't.
> I've been a few weeks trying to solve the problem, but I'm not able to fix the
> problem. I forwarded the bug to upstream author, but pose is an abandoned
> So, once the problem is exposed, there are two possible alternatives:
> A) Fix the bug: As I said before, help is welcome. If you can help me to fix
> the bug, I'd be very glad.
> B) Upload a package that works, but using gcc 2.95 and fltk 1.0.
> I'd like to hear your opinions on this issue.
I'd revert to gcc 2.95 so there is a working package, then continue trying to
get it to work with 3.3. 2.95 is still the recommended compiler for the
2.4 kernel, so it's not about to go away.
- pose bug
- From: Juan Manuel Garcia Molina <firstname.lastname@example.org>