Re: Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit
On Sat, 13 Mar 2010, Michael Meskes wrote:
On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 09:00:09PM -0800, Don Armstrong wrote:
Is anyone from Debian planning on attending the Linux Foundation
Collaboration Summit? I'm particularly interested if someone is
Yes, I will be there.
Since you'll be there, please raise the issue of the LSB not
publishing source in a timely manner and in a convenient format for the
LSB development tools. Currently, when they remember to publish source,
they do it as a set of individual source rpms instead of a single .tgz which
would be much easier to deal with.
I've filed a bug on this, and discussed it with a member of the LSB
for several months prior to that, but last time I checked a couple of week ago,
nothing has changed.
As it is, I've all but decided to orphan, or request the removal
of the packages because they are more of a pain to maintain than I think
they are worth, given the few (if any) users of the packages. Please note,
I'm only talking about the development related packages, not the run-time
support packages such as lsb-base, et al.
 lsb-appchk, lsb-build-base, lsb-build-cc, lsb-pkgchk
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