Re: [pkg-wine-party] State of wine-unstable / Helping with packaging
On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 6:24 PM, wrote:
> wine-unstable hasn't been packaged in a long, long time. Is there a
> concrete reason for this?
> If it's just lack of labor/manpower, I'd like to volunteer. I've
> successfully built debs on i386 using the debian/ hierarchy and .dsc from
> http://dev.carbon-project.org/debian/wine-unstable/; but from the latest
> development sources (1.5.23).
Not really a lack of manpower, but more of a desire to not tie up
resources (buildd and whatnot) while the release is being finalized.
> If someone can point me in the direction of either (a) understanding
> the current best practices for packaging an upstream package like this, or (b)
> help me understand why it's not currently feasible, I'd be greatly
Info on building is already in the source package. Contributing and
assisting with bug reports would be more helpful than simply building