[Build-common-hackers] Bug#695367: Bug#695367: Bug#695367: [cdbs] Please, backport the fix to wheezy.
dr at jones.dk
Mon Jun 17 09:20:13 UTC 2013
Quoting Petr Gajdůšek (2013-06-17 04:50:07)
> Ne 16. červen 2013, 02:46:08 CEST
> Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> napsal:
> > I fail to see how the relevancy of such fix for Wheezy. Yes, I do
> > see the relevancy for a backporting by a strict rule only allowing
> > to contaminate the final system, not contaminate the
> > build-environment with other backported build-dependencies - but
> > such stric rule is then evidently not helping you in situations like
> > this. So relax that rule and backport CDBS - should be seemlessly
> > backportable even to oldstable.
> Hi Jonas,
> thanks for quick reply.
> I actually use the (privately) backported version, but I thought if
> the fix will go to stable, version uploaded to backports will
> complicate things.
> Thanks for clarification, I will push the backport to
> wheezy-backports. Note I am not the DD nor DM, and I do not use cdbs
> much, but I will try to track changes and update backports as needed.
There are the general concept of backporting, and there is the specific
project http://backports.debian.org/ .
In my previous response I was talking about backporting in general.
I am not sure which you are talking about - seems it is a mix (because
backports.d.o only allows contributions from Debian members).
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