Re: [DebianGIS] Latest round of packages into testing
On Fri, Jan 25, 2008 at 05:58:00PM +1300, Hamish wrote:
> congrats to Francesco & the team; lots of nice things have now made it
> into Testing, ie new qgis 0.8.1-2, gdal 1.4.4-1, and proj 4.6.0-1
> I think grass will enter testing on the next mipsel build attempt.
> any way to request that, or do we just wait? Last try was 5+ weeks ago.
> Now that those are in testing, for etch backports(.org) it would be great
> to finally get a QGIS package. Or should that wait until after a new GDAL
> 1.4.4-1 backport for etch has made backports.org? I see proj 4.6.0-1
> is already partially there.
I already submitted new proj and gdal to bpo, other will follow.
The only package which require major efforts is mapserver (php4 support
need to be re-introduced for etch)
> Are there any instructions for volunteers? I'm keen to see a QGIS
> package for Etch which is compatible with backport.org's GDAL+proj.
Francesco P. Lovergine