Package: sponsorship-requests Severity: important Dear mentors, I am looking for a sponsor for "sysbench": Package name : sysbench Version : 1.0~20161026git0.7085367-1 Upstream Author : Alexey Kopytov URL : https://github.com/akopytov/sysbench License : GPL-2 Section : misc It builds a single binary package: sysbench - multi-threaded benchmark tool for database systems Mentors URL: https://mentors.debian.net/package/sysbench Download with dget: dget -x https://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/s/sysbench/sysbench_1.0~20161026git0.7085367-1.dsc Changes since last upload: * New upstream version: + no longer links against libmysqlclient_r. (Closes: #825083) * New maintainer. (Closes: #841528) * Remove d/dirs: not needed just to create /usr/bin. * Docs: + stop installing upstream TODO (empty file). + replace README with README.md (renamed upstream). + include doc-base entry for html manual. * Add get-orig-source target to compensate for upstream not tagging releases, with a combination of git branch, commit date and hash used for versioning. Also strips a convenience copy of lua 5.1 from upstream sources. * Rules: + switch to dh sequencer with autoreconf; also avoids issues with autotools version changes. (Closes: #797260) + override dh_auto_configure to enable pgsql database driver. + enable all hardening. * Control: + remove build-depends on cdbs, autoconf, automake, and libtool (switch to dh with autoreconf). + replace build-depends on obsolete libmysqlclient-dev and its alternative libmysqlclient15-dev by default-libmysqlclient-dev. (Closes: #790475) + add build-depends on libaio-dev (asynchronous I/O mode support) (LP: #1009126), libpq-dev (for the postgresql database driver), python-cram (to run tests at build time), txt2man (to generate manpage during build), git (required by d/get-orig-source.sh) and liblua5.1-0-dev (see get-orig-source and/or patch 01). + set upstream homepage to their github page. + enhance short description to include mention of focus on database systems. + fix typo in long description. + update VCS links. + bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (from 3.9.5). * Patches: + drop old patch in order to re-enable building html manual. + add 01_use_system_lua: make buildsys use system lua headers) + add 02_fix_typo: self-explanatory. + add 03_dont_install_tests: already run at build time. + add 04_force_build_of_html_manual: bypass broken check for xsltproc to prevent inclusion of an empty html manual. (Closes: #695377) * Watch: limit to just comments documenting the lack of releases. * Remove d/TODO, all done now that postgresql support is builtin. * Manpage: + dump outdated debian/sysbench.xml and recreate based on help output, eliminating some typos in the process. (Closes: #793428) + remove incorrect examples. (Closes: #692822) + include options of various test modes. (LP: #1309532) * Copyright: + correct Format URI for machine-readable copyright spec. + update all upstream copyright and contact info. + add myself as a copyright holder for the packaging. Regards.
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