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Re: transition of 7.2 to sid

On Wed, Apr 11, 2007 at 05:53:29PM +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just finished uploading a bunch of libs to sid, the missing parts from
> what was in experimental for proto/libs are:

Excellent work!

> - x11proto-randr: waits for the server to be ready
> - x11proto-damage: ditto
> - x11proto-input: afaik, 1.4 is only needed for input-hotplug, 7.2 was
>   released with inputproto 1.3.2.
> - libx11: waits for xcb, should probably be discussed with Josh/Jamie

This one is the major sticking point that I see, mainly due to java
breaking. I uploaded xcb with a patch that allows you to work around the
breakage by setting an environment variable, but it might not be the best
solution. I took a look at the java packaging, and it's feasible though
non-trivial to wrap the java binary up to set this environment variable. I
may try and work up the patch over the next week though, if the java
maintainers don't respond.

> - libxdamage: waits for x11proto-damage
> - libxfont: basically ready in git, but scares the shit out of me

heh :-)

> - libxi: 1.1.0 needs the new inputproto, we might want to upload 1.0.3
>   though
> - libxrandr: needs the newer x11proto-randr
> - libdrm: should be ok to upload?
> - mesa: waits for the server to be ready
> Did I miss anything?

I haven't checked closely, but I'll try to do so today or tomorrow.

 - David Nusinow

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