Re: out of date packages to be removed?
On Wed, 2013-03-27 at 01:51 +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Below is a list of packages which are out of date, which I consider
> asking ftp-master to remove. Packages with a couple of spaces before
> are removals needed to turn the out of date packages leaves.
> Anybody see any red flag among these before I submit the removal
Why removing out-of-date packages, many of them have patches
submitted/pending upload to be attended to by the maintainers _after_
Wheezy. Until Wheezy is released these packages will not be patched to
build on GNU/Hurd. Or is your plan to host these packages at
Comments on a few packages below:
> from sid:
A glibc bug, hopefully fixed in latest glibc? Not yet in 2.13-39+hurd.3.
Builds w/o problems by making minor changes.
A patch with somewhat reduced functionality is available if of interest.
A patch is available (review needed). Not submitted to the Debian BTS
due to the Wheezy freeze.