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Re: interested in (co-)maintaining midori

On Wednesday, September 09 2015, I wrote:

> On Monday, August 24 2015, I wrote:
>> On Friday, August 14 2015, Andres Salomon wrote:
>>>> Your work was done back in June, so if you prefer I can provide
>>>> patches against your branch to implement/fix the issues I have been
>>>> working on. It won't really matter much, I think: in the end, we'll
>>>> have to use the "official" repository anyway and patch it.
>>> That would be highly preferred, simply for reviewing purposes.  I'm
>>> also happy to rewrite parts of my history to, for example, not include
>>> the -O--buildsystem stuff.  But the existing git history is useful, and
>>> I'd rather work from that.
>> OK, I've done it:
>>   <http://git.sergiodj.net/?p=debian/midori.git;a=summary>
>> It's the same link, but the repository is a new one, based on the
>> official repository.
> Just another update.
> I've re-created the repository above (the previous version contained
> some mistakes, and I thought it made sense to restart from scratch).
> Now, you can find the latest version of Midori (0.5.11, released a few
> days ago) along with all the other changes that I had already made.
> Still builds successfully, and I'm using this latest version without
> problems.  IOW, everything is ready to be used in Debian, and I'm pretty
> happy with the current state of the repository.

One (last?) update.

I have upgrade/recreated the repository one more time now.  Thadeu
Cascardo pointed me to two lintian warnings that I had not seen before
(they're fixed now), and I've cherry-picked Andreas's commits (those
that import the NMU-0.2 and merge it to master), so now I think
everything is *really* covered.  Oh, and I've searched the BTS and found
two bugs that requested a new version to be packaged, so I'm closing
them in the changelog.  I intend to do a full bug triage once the
package is back to life.

Just for the record, I've kept *all* history from the previous git
branches, so absolutely nothing is deleted nor lost.

In other words, the package is ready to be re-uploaded.


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