Re: New release of Debian ROOT packages - Development Snapshot
On Mon, 2006-10-30 at 17:27 +0100, Frank Siegert wrote:
> Hi Chistian,
> Christian Holm Christensen wrote:
> As you were asking for feedback from Ubuntu users:
> Ubuntu Edgy (6.10):
> Adding your mentioned deb-src line to /etc/apt/sources.list and
> issuing "apt-src install -b root" builds all .debs fine. They install and
> work as expected in a trivial test. I moved them online, in case you want to
> retrieve them and put them online somewhere yourself:
Thanks. I've posted them with a separate line
deb http://mirror.phy.bnl.gov/debian-root edgy root
for the benefit of Ubuntu users. You are properly thank'ed :-)
Whow, that line was fast - up to 35 MB/s! A traceroute showed no more
than 33 ms reponse time from Copenhagen. Ah, life is good on the
research network of Europe.
> Ubuntu Dapper (6.06):
> dpkg-checkbuilddeps: Unmet build dependencies:
> debhelper (>= 184.108.40.206) available is: 5.0.7ubuntu13
> python-support (>= 0.3) available is: 0.1.1ubuntu1
> I tried to naively remove those version dependencies, but it seems like they
> are really needed (note e.g. line 12):
Yep, I think it is fair to assume that the builds will not work on
Debian stable or Ubuntu old-stable (see
http://www.ubuntu.com/news/610released). It works on Debian testing
(soon to be stable) as verified by another builder.
> If you ping me a day or two before you need them, I'd be
> glad to also build those packages for Edgy (and Dapper?) in the future, so
> that you can provide them in your repository.
Thanks. I'll keep that in mind. However, we plan to upload to Debian
really soon, so hopefully the auto-builders of Debian an Ubuntu will
kick in :-)
> But since I don't have any
> Debian packaging experience, I cannot resolve problems like the one above.
> PS: I am neither subscribed to debian-science nor to ubuntu-science, so please
> CC me.
Thanks again for the test and build.
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