Re: Bug#598406: ITP: vavoom -- The most advanced Doom/Heretic/Hexen/Strife source port around!
On Wed, May 04, 2011 at 09:57:59AM +0100, Jon Dowland wrote:
> [ Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org FYI ]
> On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 04:14:11PM -0300, gustavo panizzo wrote:
> > Package: wnpp
> > Severity: wishlist
> > Owner: gustavo panizzo <email@example.com>
> > * Package name : vavoom
> > Version : 1.32-1
> > Upstream Author : Janis Legzdinsh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > * URL : http://www.vavoom-engine.com
> > * License : GPL
> I think a careful licensing check will be needed, iirc.
i've sent an email to the author asking for a
clarification regarding the copyright/license of a couple of files.
most of the files are licensed as GPL-2 or later
> > Programming Lang: C++
> > Description : The most advanced Doom/Heretic/Hexen/Strife source port around!
> > Vavoom is a source port based on sources of Doom, Heretic, Hexen and
> > a little bit from Quake. Supported platforms are Windows and Linux.
> > Vavoom has a graphical launcher (vlaunch).
> game-data-packager grew heretic support very recently (deng supports it too).
> Hexen support is still needed.
i just copy the files over /usr/share/games/doom in my install
> > i intend to contact the games team regarding this package.
> That would be awesome :-) You would be very welcome and I encourage you to
> join the team. You can request to join the team at
> > The respective dsc file can be found at:
> > http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/v/vavoom/vavoom_1.32-1.dsc
> I'll try to take a look at it over the next week.
i've uploaded a new version of the package fixing 2 lintian warnings
one lintian warning is still there, i didn't want to override it unless a
sponsor acknowledge it
> Jon Dowland
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