[pkg-firebird-general] How can I help?
valdir.marcos at ig.com.br
Fri Nov 24 04:39:09 CET 2006
The ticket below is already resolved on FB 184.108.40.20670:
#150941: firebird-utils: Autocompletion and last commands used on ISQL
Isn't this ticket resolved on FB 2.0?
#147500: firebird should support non-i386 arches
----- Original Message -----
From: "Damyan Ivanov" <dam at modsoftsys.com>
To: "Firebird Debian packages"
<pkg-firebird-general at lists.alioth.debian.org>
Sent: Monday, July 31, 2006 10:55 AM
Subject: Re: [pkg-firebird-general] How can I help?
> Hi, Valdir,
> Valdir Marcos написа:
> > Hi there.
> > How can I help?
> > I know some Debian Linux.
> > I work with Delphi (since 1997) and Firebird 1.5 (since 1999).
> > I am studying Debian Linux and Java.
> > I have studied C++, but never used it...
> The list of outstanding bugs for firebird packages is on
> As you can see, the two remaining bugs are rather non-trivial and are
> actually upstream limitations. Well, I've heard firebird running on
> powerpc, but lack of available powerpc machine is preventing me from
> doing the research in this direction. There is also an effort by
> Fabrice Aeschbacher for porting firebird 1.5.3 to mipsel architecture.
> This all sounds too complicated perhaps. Don't worry it is the same
> for me :)
> To answer your question, there are two fields where firebird packages
> need help.
> First one is immediate - install firebird2 packages from the
unstable distribution and test them with some real (or semi-real)
> load. Report bugs to the bug tracking system.
> Second is due in several weeks - I am preparing packages of the 2.0
> branch of firebird that will need testing from as much people as I can
> convince to try them. This process is slowed down by my limited spare
> time and me having to complete my New Maintainer application these
> days/weeks. When 2.0 packages become ready, I'll announce them in this
> Thanks for your interest,
>  http://packages.debian.org/src:firebird2
>  http://bugs.debian.org/
> Damyan Ivanov Modular Software Systems
> dam at modsoftsys.com
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