Bug#619117: perl 5.12 transition
On Wed, Apr 06, 2011 at 08:21:07PM +0200, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 03:34:17PM +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
> > On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 07:40:26PM +0000, Dominic Hargreaves wrote:
> > > I would like to register an interest in carrying out a perl transition
> > > soon. This would be to perl 5.10.1 to 5.12.x (x = 3 currently). This
> > > transition has already been in preparation for some time, and I think
> > > we are in a good position to schedule this now. This is the first major
> > > transition I've been involved in (I've recently become a co-maintainer
> > > of the perl package), so please bear with me if I miss anything out.
> > > You can see the transition tracking bugs at .
> > One thing that came up is that we need to make sure all sid buildd
> > chroots have debconf-english installed and not debconf-i18n before that
> > happens (debconf-i18n depends on liblocale-gettext-perl, which depends
> > on perlapi-5.10.0). Cc:-ing debian-wb-team so this can be handled
> > before the perl transition.
> As far as I know all buildds except alkman now have
> debconf-english installed.
alkman is done now too.