[php-maint] Plans for wheezy

Ondřej Surý ondrej at debian.org
Tue Jan 10 09:38:37 UTC 2012

On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 23:57, Raphael Geissert <geissert at debian.org> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Although sid has been kept up to date thanks to Ondrej (and recently Sean), I
> think it is time to define the goals we want to achieve for wheezy, and what
> it would take to get there.
> I can think of a few, but please comment and compliment:
> * Ship 5.4.x
> Requires: another transition, there's an ABI bump

Yes, but experimental is useless. Direct upload to unstable unless we
are in freeze.
If we are close to freeze coordinate with release team.

> * Trimming SAPIs by shipping some extensions as additional packages

Feel free to do it :).

> * Include an extensions manager, finally


> * Improve build-time testing

Yes, but we need more people for that. My workload is already full.

> * Reduce build time

Usefull, but not essential.

> It seems like the usual burn-ratio of PHP has hit Ondrej,

Really? :)

I just don't have time and motivation to work on the new stuff.

> so I'm going to try to find more time to get things moving here.

That would be great!

Ondřej Surý <ondrej at sury.org>

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