Re: ICU transition status
On Tue, Oct 10, 2006 at 01:25:37PM -0400, Jay Berkenbilt wrote:
> If my analysis/understanding is correct, icu, xerces27, boost, and
> parrot will need to be hinted into etch together but this is not yet
> possible because boost and parrot have other issues right now that
> prevent them from moving over. Is this correct?
boost's problem is fixed AFAICS, only parrot remains.
> As icu maintainer, is there anything I have to do to resolve this?
No, though if you helped to fix 382147 the transition would probably go
> Actually, I'm a bit confused at how openoffice.org migrated to testing
> without ICU.
It was linked against its internal version of ICU.
> Hmm. Well, my real question is whether I need to take any action at
> the right time to get icu into etch, or whether someone in the release
> team is monitoring cases in which hints will be required.
Nope, the hint is already in place.
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