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Re: New upload of python-libgmail

Hi Sebastien,

On Tue, Jan 02, 2007 at 03:35:58PM -0800, Sebastien Delafond wrote:
> > If you and upstream could manage to identify an isolated fix for bug
> > #405304, that would be accepted; a 3000-line upstream diff will not.

> Unfortunately we are talking about an upstream that releases about
> once every six months, and who mentions right off-the-bat on the
> project's webpage that "Please note: Always download and test the CVS
> version of libgmail if you are having problems", so getting them to
> pinpoint what change fixes this particular problem is going to be a
> no-go.

> On the other hand, I just diffed the code between and the CVS
> version as of today (which I packaged this morning), and it's "only"
> 58 lines (attached). If I had to guess, I'd say the last chunk is what
> fixes the problem at hand, but I'm not positive, since I don't have a
> test-case handy to try and reproduce this problem.

> Is this 58-line upstream diff good enough (I wouldn't call that a _new
> upstream_), or would you rather have me backport what I *think* is a
> fix for #405304 ?

Yes, I would accept that diff via t-p-u for python-libgmail.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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