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Re: future of blas/lapack/atlas packages?

On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 4:06 PM, Matthias Klose <doko@cs.tu-berlin.de> wrote:
> Ondrej Certik writes:
>> Hi,
>> thanks Matthias for raising this issue. I am interested in helping with
>> this.
>> We need to maintain the packages in a svn/git repository and I suggest
>> we simply create new packges, something like
>> libatlas3.8-*
>> or something. We get it compile, we get it to debian and we start fixing
>> all potential problems. Let's have both atlas 3.6 and atlas 3.8 and
>> users will simply use those, that work. When we get 3.8 in a good shape,
>> we may then for example remove the libatlas-* packages and provide them
>> with libatlas3.8-* etc.
> please don't rename the package without reason. uploads to
> experimental should do fine here.

Yes, I forgot about experimental. Yes, that would work perfectly fine.


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