[pkg-wine-party] Wine Patches

Michael Gilbert mgilbert at debian.org
Tue Sep 13 00:47:23 UTC 2016

On Wed, Aug 31, 2016 at 2:29 PM, Jens Reyer wrote:
> Hi Mike and others,
> But I don't understand why you also changed libs/wpp/preproc.c and
> libs/port/spawn.c. At least for i386 and amd64 these seem not to be
> relevant for libwine.so.1.0.

Hi Jens,

Sorry it took a while to get to this.

I haven't looked at this in a while, but changes made were those
necessary to make lintian happy.

> 2.)
> glu32.patch
> description: avoid unneeded libGL dependency for glu32
> Is it just unneeded, or were there any issues with it?
> Should I push this upstream? Or maybe drop?

Thanks to the magic of dh-shlibs, the binary packages get an unneeded
dependency otherwise.  It should be upstreamed.

> 4.)
> font-divbyzero.patch
> description: avoid divide-by-zero condition for certain font files and
> warn about it
> bug: https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=38762
> bug-debian: https://bugs.debian.org/788809
> The problematic font has been fixed, and the situation should have
> improved with freetype >= 2.6.2.
> I'd suggest to drop this patch now.

Division by zero shouldn't be tolerated.  It should be upstreamed.

Best wishes,

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