[Pkg-xfce-devel] Processed: retitle 654462 to Doesn't contain source for waf binary code ...

Daniel Svensson dsvensson at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 12:15:34 UTC 2012

On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 12:52 PM, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
> On 12-01-04 at 12:42pm, Daniel Svensson wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 12:34 PM, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
>> > I believe you did not answer my question: I did not ask how the
>> > Debian project can verify later on, but how it can rest assured that
>> > this verification have already been done for packages using waf.
>> Which is why I mentioned it's 1.6.7 vanilla waf, which can be
>> downloaded and used instead of the bundled version, or perhaps
>> packaged and added as a source dependency.
> "which is why" is a diversion, not an answer.

This was not my intention and I'm truly sorry you feel this way. My apologies.

Here is a link to the version of Waf I'm referring to:

It can be used as a replacement for the compressed version.

Here are two options I can think of:

* Add the above mentioned source code to the Debian git repositories
each project in question and remove the upstream compressed versions.
* ...or, package waf and add it as a source dependency for the
affected packages.

And the second option is not really an option due to:

My 2 cents at least.

Daniel Svensson

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