Re: [Debian GNUstep maintainers] Re: RFS: GNUstep packages
On 2005-12-09 19:18:40 +0100 Hubert Chan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> - gnustep-back depends on dpslib which it shouldn't, afaik we only
>> support gnustep backart backend
> Yes. That was probably an old dependency that got left in there. I'll
> try building without the dependency.
>> please document antaialiasing defaults in README.Debian, check
> Sorry, I'm not sure exactly what you want me to document, and I'm not
> sure how that page relates. Are you saying that I should document the
> fact that antialiasing is enabled by default, and explain how to turn it
yes, exactly what i mean.
>> - why do you conflict libgmp?
> That was something Eric added. Gnustep-base shouldn't be built with
ok there was probably a reason for it...
>> - it's not the latest gnustep tarballs
>> -> i've prepared gorm.app but it won't work with this current version:
> OK, I'll package 1.11.1/0.10.1 shortly.
>> - can you make a tool, say gnustep-fhs on|off that undoes what
>> fsdh_gnustep does? or at least log fsdh_gnustep stuff in a way it
>> can be undone?
> Are you talking about turning off gsdh_gnustep at build time, or after
> undoing the changes after the package has been installed? For turning
> off gsdh_gnustep at build time, I can add a check that checks for some
> environment variable being set, and just exits without doing anything if
> the variable is set. (Or you can rebuild gnustep-make to install a
> version of gsdh_gnustep that is just an empty script.) For undoing the
> changes after the package has been installed, that would probably be
any of them are fine. being able to change it without the need to rebuild,install packages
would of course be much betteer. but i'm probably the only one wanting this...
> My thought was to create a repository in our alioth project, instead of
> putting it in experimental, since it would be easier for us -- since
> most of us are not DDs (yet). But yes, it would make sense to put them
> in some test-repository, before we upload to unstable.
i would really prefer it in experimental. but i'd love it in sid most.
thanks for the efforts.
btw: there will probably be a new gnustep tarball release soon.
do you see a chance to also create gnustep-cvs versions once the latest
tarball is in sid. to have cvs ones in experimental?