Re: Proposed MBF: wxwidgets3.2 transition
On 2022-09-13 Scott Talbert <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> wxWidgets 3.2 (a new API/ABI stable release) has been released a few months
> ago and is now packaged in unstable as wxwidgets3.2. Upstream has stopped
> supporting wxWidgets 3.0, so the Debian wx team would like to migrate all wx
> package users to wxwidgets3.2 for bullseye, with the plan to remove
> wxwidgets3.0 before release.
> For most packages, the transition should be as simple as changing
> Build-Depends from libwxgtk3.0-gtk3-dev to libwxgtk3.2-dev. Some packages
> may require small patches; I'm happy to help with those (and I have some
> already from working on this transition in Fedora already).
A successful build is no guarantee for a working packaging though. e.g.
hugin errs out immediately when built with the newer wxWidgets.