[Pkg-xfce-devel] Backports

Simon Huggins huggie at earth.li
Wed Dec 19 16:02:10 UTC 2007

On Wed, Dec 19, 2007 at 01:39:39PM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 19, 2007 at 12:25:30PM +0000, Simon Huggins wrote:
> > On Wed, Dec 19, 2007 at 01:10:06PM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > > As you may have seen, I'm preparing the upload of 4.4.2 packages to
> > > backports.org. 4.4.2 is mostly in testing now (except some packages
> > > like thunar) so I'll begin to upload shortly. Do you have some
> > > recommendations about this, advices etc.?
> > In terms of technically building them?  Just be careful to make sure you
> > don't have any dependencies on anything other than etch obviously but
> > I'm sure you can mange that.
> They have built in an etch pbuilder and I'll try to install them on an
> etch vm to test, so I hope it'll be ok.


> > I don't have any particular bpo advice.  Have you used the right
> > versions?
> What do you mean? I've used the versions already uploaded, wich are
> mostly in testing now, and won't upload packages before they reach
> testing.

Sorry to be unclear.  I mean the ~bpo version numbers.  But I assume
you've got that under control.

I don't think there's a lot to it really is there?


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