Re: Bug#706159: ITP: libzmq-libzmq2-perl -- Perl bindings to the libzmq 2.x library
On Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 07:09:04PM +0200, Alessandro Ghedini wrote:
> On gio, apr 25, 2013 at 06:36:39 +0200, Julian Taylor wrote:
> > On 25.04.2013 18:01, Alessandro Ghedini wrote:
> > > * Package name : libzmq-libzmq2-perl
> > > Version : 1.07
> > > Upstream Author : Daisuke Maki <email@example.com>
> > > * URL : https://metacpan.org/release/ZMQ-LibZMQ2/
> > > * License : Artistic or GPL-1+
> > > Programming Lang: Perl
> > > Description : Perl bindings to the libzmq 2.x library
> > >
> > > [...]
> > what is the difference to libzeromq-perl that we already have in unstable?
> The ZeroMQ module (libzeromq-perl) is deprecated in favour of ZMQ::LibZMQ2
> (libzmq-libzmq2-perl), ZMQ::LibZMQ3 and ZMQ. My intention would be to have
> libzeromq-perl removed at some point soon (this is why it's not in wheezy, also
> see #690680) but it's been taking me a long time (mostly because of a lack of
> free time from my part).
So is this a rename of the old package, a fork using the new namespace
or a rewrite?