Re: Freeze exceptions related to libdb-ruby
* Michael Schutte [Sat, 16 Aug 2008 18:02:01 +0200]:
> On Sat, Aug 16, 2008 at 04:51:59PM +0100, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> > * Michael Schutte [Sat, 16 Aug 2008 17:08:32 +0200]:
> > > May I now ask you to force libdb-ruby into Lenny?
> > We need it built on hppa, so you'll have to ask somebody with an hppa
> > machine to build it for you... (Maybe Frank Lichtenheld or Domenico
> > Andreoli.)
> See . So I guess there is no real agreement on this?
>  http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/pkg-ruby-extras-maintainers/2008-August/003010.html
Lucas is right that forcing it into testing without hppa is one
possibility that the release team has.
However, I am not arbitrarily deciding not to use it and ask you to go
out of your way instead to get it built on hppa.
The reason is that if libdb-ruby/0.6.5-1 does not get build on hppa one
way or another, it will be literally impossible to drop libdb4.-ruby
from Lenny, which I believe was your initial goal...
Hope this helps to clear things up a bit.
Adeodato Simó dato at net.com.org.es
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