Re: Are there plans to backport the changes from Bug#855894?
On Thu, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:53:03PM +0100, Marc Ballarin wrote:
> while https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=855894 (Warnings
> with Perl 5.24 and newer when "syswrite" and "utf8" are used together)
> is fixed in unstable and testing, the bug is still present in Stretch.
> I missed stating this in the bug report, but this is a regression from
> Jessie. Configurations that worked fine in Jessie, and supposedly will
> work fine again in Buster, cause warnings in Stretch.
> Is there a chance to get the fixes backported?
I prepared an update for stretch and asked the stable release manager
if the fix can be included in the upcoming point release!
The release.d.o bug is #882493, you could confirm there that the patch
has been tested in production?