Re: Integrating Machine Learning Software and Datasets withing debian
I found some time today to finish the packages.
On 06/14/2010 05:36 PM, Christian Kastner wrote:
>> On Sun, 2010-06-13 at 23:13 +0200, Christian Kastner wrote:
> While I ponder a move to debian-science, you can get them here (you want
> the "wip" branch):
I dropped the wip branch, there was too much noise to be useful. The
proper history is in the master branch now.
> Packages are here:
> Open issues:
> - Clean up the current Makefile and debian/rules (very crude ATM)
> - Test the binaries
All tests were successful.
> - Test the shared libraries against third-party code
Haven't done this, but seeing as the above binaries compiled and worked
fine using the libs, I see no reason why third party code shouldn't.
> - Test liblinear's BLAS dependency against the CUDA implementation
Skipped for now.
> - Write man pages (currently just placeholders)
> - Sanitize quilt patches (DEP3)
There's only one patch per package, against the Makefile. I usually
prefer to split my changes into smaller logical units, but this turned
out to be too cumbersome, and there was no visible benefit.
> - Octave interface(?)
Skipped for now. Help from an experienced octave packager would be
> - Build static libraries(?)
Upstream doesn't build any, but I added appropriate targets in the
So, reviewers and sponsors welcome!