Re: Fixes for python-pyopencl and new upsteam release
On Tue, 2010-10-12 at 11:23 +0200, Tomasz Rybak wrote:
> I am maintaining python-pytools/main an python-pyopencl/contrib
> Yesterday there have been few bugs opened against python-pyopencl:
> #599782 (FTBFS on i386), #599872 #599874, #599875 (wrong values
> in package metadata - Vcs-*, Maintainer, missing copyright).
Fixing these is obviously fine.
> I also need to update python-pyopencl because of changes in NVIDIA
> drivers, especially move of developer headers to new package
> khronos-opencl-headers (ITP #598477).
That package appears to be in NEW, and I haven't seen a request for it
to be in Squeeze.
> Currently testing contains pyopencl in version 0.92~beta+git20100709-1.
> On 2010-09-20 upstream released final 0.92.
> There has been 24 changes in upstream between version in Debian
> and final 0.92. From those maybe 6 are not needed - documentation
> and example fixes, fixing Python setup (which is disabled in package),
> fixing Windows bug. If I would to backport fixes for errors, I would
> need to include more than half of changes made by upstream.
It's a little difficult to tell from that description whether the
changes would be acceptable. Please could you provide a debdiff for the