Re: Advice with uncooperative maintainers
Le mer 11/08/2004 à 11:56, David Weinehall a écrit :
> On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 10:38:31PM -0400, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> > On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 11:26:21PM -0300, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
> > > On Wed, 11 Aug 2004, Robert Millan wrote:
> > > > On 1 Aug 2004, I sent a wishlist bug report to the 'esound'
> > > > package, with an attached patch that fixed the problem. I noticed
> > > > that Ryan is not
> > >
> > > Bug# for the wishlist? NMU Bug#? More information would be nice.
> > I imagine this is probably #262756, "Fails to build from source on
> > *BSD".
> Well, personally I wouldn't mind a more actively maintained esound; the
> current version in Debian is pretty old, and the later upstream versions
> fixes quite a lot of bugs. To be able to use esd on my laptops, I have
> created my own packages of v0.2.34 instead, but I would really prefer
> having a working package in the Debian archives...
I've done exactly the same thing because ESD 0.2.29 with ALSA really
doesn't make it.
Most of the patches (if not all) applied in the current Debian packages
no longer make sense, if they did someday.
 available for Sarge at http://apt.bxlug.be/sarge/main/ (and sources
available at http://apt.bxlug.be/sarge/sources/).