Re: timezone data packaged separately and in volatile?
Denis Barbier a écrit :
On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 03:22:50PM +0100, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
Lionel Elie Mamane a écrit :
- glibc maintainers, would you approve of such an update to a point
release of sarge?
I am *one* of the glibc maintainer, and I agree in principle with such a
change, though I haven't look very deeply at your patch (will do that
I hope other glibc maintainers will give their opinion there.
Ditto, but this should be done for all sarge stable releases, which is a
lot of work. IMO splitting timezone data into a seperate package in
the next sarge release would help future releases, if this is allowed by
our stable RMs.
Well I am currently trying to split the glibc to not have libraries and
binaries in the same package (that will be a problem for multiarch).
While I am doing that, I can also put the timezone data in a separate
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