[Pkg-octave-devel] Bug#735557: transition: octave3.8

Rafael Laboissiere rafael at laboissiere.net
Thu Jan 23 13:21:13 UTC 2014

* Sébastien Villemot <sebastien at debian.org> [2014-01-22 16:06]:

> Le mercredi 22 janvier 2014 à 22:49 +0100, Rafael Laboissiere a écrit :
>> * Sébastien Villemot <sebastien at debian.org> [2014-01-22 15:27]:
>> [snip]
>> I think that the bug should be filed against the swig package, even 
>> though it can be "fixed" by disabling the building of octave-plplot. 
>> There is almost nothing else that the maintainer or the upstream 
>> authors of plplot can do to fix this.
> It is customary to file a FTBFS in this situation, whatever the cause. 
> Of course, the FTBFS bug can be itself blocked by another bug (against 
> swig in this case).



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