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Re: emdebian-tools debconf update

On Tue, 2008-07-29 at 18:35 +0200, Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt wrote:
> Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> writes:
> > On Tue, 2008-07-29 at 15:04 +0200, Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt wrote:
> >> Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> writes:
> >>> I already have some other bug fixes in the current SVN - bugs that I
> >>> discovered and fixed myself during development.
> >> Bug numbers, please.
> > Eh? I have to file bug reports for bugs that I've already fixed? What is
> > the point of that?
> The point would be to see if these bug fixes are reason for a freeze
> exception, from the changelog, it's hard to guess at their impact. From
> my current point of view, they all look quite unimportant and/or
> feaatures, so you wouldn't get a freeze exception.

OK, I understand.

The changes are important within the usage of the package, consisting of
improvements that fix the remaining corner cases that would otherwise
halt an automated buildd for cross-built packages in Emdebian on Lenny.
v.1.4.1 should already provide sufficient support for most users, namely
setting up a cross-building environment on a Lenny system, based on a
debootstrap of Sid with cross-building toolchain and updated version of

I'll hold on for now and see if a later upload to
testing-proposed-updates would be worthwhile. I'll also check with
Christian Perrier during DebConf about whether to make a 1.4.2 with only
the added debconf translation.


Neil Williams

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