[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Bug#832748: marked as done (ITP: greatcmakecookoff -- Usefull and less than usefull cmake recipes)



Your message dated Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:48:58 +0200
with message-id <2ff98d5e-94fc-c295-be14-3cc456425a53@debian.org>
and subject line Closing ITP since it is (probably) obsolete
has caused the Debian Bug report #832748,
regarding ITP: greatcmakecookoff -- Usefull and less than usefull cmake recipes
to be marked as done.

This means that you claim that the problem has been dealt with.
If this is not the case it is now your responsibility to reopen the
Bug report if necessary, and/or fix the problem forthwith.

(NB: If you are a system administrator and have no idea what this
message is talking about, this may indicate a serious mail system
misconfiguration somewhere. Please contact owner@bugs.debian.org
immediately.)


-- 
832748: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=832748
Debian Bug Tracking System
Contact owner@bugs.debian.org with problems
--- Begin Message ---
Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Ole Streicher <olebole@debian.org>
X-Debbugs-Cc: debian-devel@lists.debian.org

* Package name    : greatcmakecookoff
  Version         : 2.1.7
  Upstream Author : Mayeul d'Avezac
  URL             : https://github.com/UCL/GreatCMakeCookOff/wiki
* License         : MIT
  Programming Lang: CMake
  Description     : Bunch of CMake pain in the baker
This is a repository of useful and less than useful CMake recipes.

This is a build dependency of sopt and purify. It will be maintained
under collaborative maintenance in a git repository under

https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/collab-maint/greatcmakecookoff.git

Best regards

Ole

--- End Message ---
--- Begin Message ---
Control: tags -1 wontfix

GreatCMakeCookOff was needed as build dependencies to package "purify"
and "sopt"; there were however some (IMO valid) doubts on the quality of
the package.

Both packages are publicly available now:

https://github.com/basp-group/sopt
https://github.com/basp-group/purify

and it turns out that the amount of code that is actually *used* from
GreatCMakeCookOff is rather limited. Also, after some discussion,
upstream agreed to remove this dependency anyway.

Therefore, the best solution is to include the needed code into purify
and sopt via patching for the time being:

https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/debian-astro/packages/sopt.git/tree/debian/patches/Remove-reference-to-GreatCMakeCookOff.patch

(for purify it works similarly, just not pushed yet).

So, GreatCMakeCookOff is not needed anymore, I will *not* package it,
and anyone should be happy ;-)

However, if there someone could give me (as an almost-CMAKE-illiterate)
a one-liner how to test for specific headers and libraries (namely
libcfitsio-dev and libfftw3-dev), then I could remove even more ...

Best regards, and thanks for the discussion

Ole

--- End Message ---

Reply to: