Re: Bug#719624: Upgrading xrdp
thanks for working on xrdp and commiting to the repository.
On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 09:34:35PM +0200, Dominik George wrote:
> * It only contains debian/ now.
Do you have any reason for this?
> * get-orig-source fetches sources from GitHub, depending on package
> version and two variables inrules to determine the versions of
> librfxcodec and xorgxrdp. I decided to create a single
> source tarball out of the three since it needs to be manually
> crafted anyway.
> I am thinking about cloning the git repo instead and extracting
> the relevant commit, including submodules, from there.
> Do you think this would be better?
I'm missing the background knowledge to decide this so I'll leave this
to you. I have no idea about the motivation to pick a specific commit
and not any other - it would be soooo helpful if upstream would tag
Please commit your created orig.tar.gz as pristine-tar via
gbp import-orig --pristine-tar PATH_TO_TARBALL
This is necessary to enable us to work on the very same tarball. If I
recreate via get-orig-source I will have a different MD5 sum of the
tarball (feel free to seek on debian-devel list for related
> * The packages builds with the proposed workflow.
> * Most of Mike's and Andreas' remarks were incorporated.
> Maybe you could cast another glance at the package now?
I'll do once pristine-tar and source are available.
Thanks again for your work