[Pkg-dspam-misc] DSPAM packages

Julien Valroff julien at kirya.net
Sun Jul 18 12:42:55 UTC 2010

Le dimanche 18 juil. 2010 à 11:43:01 (+0200), Matthijs Möhlmann a écrit :
> Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2010 11:43:01 +0200
> From: Matthijs Möhlmann <matthijs at cacholong.nl>
> To: pkg-dspam-misc at lists.alioth.debian.org
> Subject: Re: [Pkg-dspam-misc] DSPAM packages
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> On 07/17/2010 08:34 AM, Julien Valroff wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > The 3.9.1 release is being prepared upstream, it should be released in
> > August or September if no major bug is found in the meantime. I would
> > like to see this version uploaded to experimental as soon as it is
> > released. I am hence extensively testing the packages in the
> > experimental branch in our svn repo. I would appreciate if someone could
> > review them in the meantime.
> > Also, I would like to test them with piuparts, to avoid any major issue
> > when users will upgrade from the old 3.6.8 still in unstable - any hint
> > on how to run these tests with such a large bunch of packages?
> > 
> > The packages are also tested by various users, as they are publicly
> > available in my personal repository (it seems most Debian users get
> > these packages sooner or later, as upstream even recommend using them
> > instead of the outdated official packages).
> > 
> > Kurt also stated he was working on getting RC bugs fixed in the 3.6.8
> > version. Any news on this? If nothing happens, don't you think 3.9.1
> > could be directly uploaded to unstable?
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > Julien
> > 
> Hello Julien,

Hi Matthijs,

> Good to hear that 3.9.1 is being prepared. The current version in the
> trunk is at this moment 3.6.8 ?
> Is there any reason not to update the trunk instead of
> branches/experimental ?

Kurt was (is?) working on fixing RC bugs in the old 3.6.8 in trunk, I didn't
want to interfer with his work.

I had understood the plan was to upload a fixed 3.6.8 to unstable, while the 3.9
series would be uploaded to experimental at first.

> If you can update to the current version you
> have in the experimental branch I'm willing to upload them.

I'll give it a try, though I'm more comfortable with git.

Does anybody has any objection?

> To test the packages with piuparts is pretty easy:
> Install piuparts: aptitude install piuparts
> After that execute:
> piuparts dspam-3.9.1_amd64.changes
> Then it will take all packages. See the manpage for examples.

Thanks, I'll have a look at this, as my first tests did not work
for unknown reason.


Julien Valroff <julien at kirya.net>
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