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Bug#674006: libwvstreams4.6-base 4.6.1-4 ----- wvdial stopped working

On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 21:37:30 +1000, Peter Drysdale wrote:

> As you were the kind DD who fixed the gcc 4.7 failure to build for
> libwvstreaams4.6-base, I am emailing you
> regarding this bug since you might be able to do a QA upload.

Thanks for adding all these informations to the bug log!
> I attach the Fedora version of the patch. It may need to be refreshed
> for use in
> Debian.
> The original discussion at Fedora for this bug is found at:
> http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.extras.cvs/779635
> Would you be able to refresh this patch and upload to Debian?

In general yes but ...
> I am unable to do this since I am a lowly uploader for an unrelated
> packages festival and speech-tools.
> I have no archive upload privileges to Debian.

... you could still prepare a package (and send the debdiff to this
bug) and test it and check if it affects other reverse dependencies.
> If you are unable to address this, do you know the correct DD to
> assist since it appears to me the package is
> an orphan?

I'm afraid there is no "correct DD" for an orphaned package :)

If you prepare an updated package you can also cc the debian-qa or
debian-mentors mailing lists, so others can have a look at the diff.


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