[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#765272: Bug#765272: xfce4-notes-plugin: run dh-autoreconf to update for new architectures

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Mon Nov 10 21:37:04 UTC 2014

On lun., 2014-11-10 at 21:03 +0000, peter green wrote:
> The changelog for version 765272 claims
>   * debian/rules:
>     - call xdt-autogen before running configure to regenerate
>       config.{guess,sub} and gain support for new architectures
> closes: 
> #765272
> However the package still FTBFS on arm64 and when I debdiff against
> the 
> previous version I see no evidence that the change mentioned in the 
> changelog was actually made.

Indeed, that's a bit embarassing, it seems I failed to commit the
debian/rules update.
> Since we are now post-freeze bugs should be fixed in a minimal way
> and 
> as such adding an autoreconf at this point would be frowned upon. As 
> such for jessie I propose using the autotools_dev feature in dh to 
> update config.sub and config.guess without autoreconfing.

Are you sure that's ok for the release team?
> While xfce4-notes-plugin has not been built on arm64 xfce4-goodies
> has 
> and it's currently uninstable due to this package being missing, so
> we 
> would really like to get this fixed.

Well, if your only goal is to have xfce4-goodies installable I could
also upload an xfce4-goodies with notes-plugin removed on arm64…
> A debdiff is attatched. If there is no maintainer response within a 
> reasonable time a NMU is likely to follow.

No need, thanks.
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