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Re: Proposed MBF: wxwidgets3.2 transition

On 2022-09-13 Scott Talbert <swt@techie.net> wrote:
> Hi,

> 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.

cu Andreas

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