[Freewx-maint] Bug#790222: marked as done (wxwidgets3.0: depends on libwebkitgtk-1.0-0 which is deprecated)

Olly Betts olly at survex.com
Thu Jul 2 04:50:59 UTC 2015

Control: reopen -1
Control: found -1 wxwidgets3.0/3.0.2+dfsg-1

On Mon, Jun 29, 2015 at 03:06:37AM +0100, Olly Betts wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 29, 2015 at 01:39:08AM +0000, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
> > * Stop building with --enable-webview as the only package which was using
> >   it (boinc) no longer is, and it uses an obsolete version of webkit.
> >   Updating to a supported version would require switching to gtk3, which
> >   we probably aren't ready for yet. (Closes: #790222, #786986)
> For the record, I just realised it was poedit (not boinc as I said
> above) that was wanting to use wxWebView.
> Gianfranco Costamagna has been talking to me about both lately, which
> was how I got them confused.

I was still confused - boinc currently uses webview in unstable; poedit
did, but only in experimental.  Nothing else uses these packages
currently though.

But since boinc *is* still using it (I missed the '-R' off of dak rm
when checking), I've re-enabled the webview packages for now, so


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