[rear-users] [PATCH] Fix errors in debian packaging

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Tue Jul 31 17:14:07 CEST 2012


On Tue, 31 Jul 2012, Thomas Schumm wrote:

> Am 20.07.2012 01:49, schrieb Dag Wieers:
>
>> The Debian and Ubuntu builds on OBS have been fixed. These snapshot
>> packages are available from:
>>
>>      https://build.opensuse.org/project/repositories?project=Archiving:Backup:Rear:Snapshot
>>
>> Testing and feedback would be very welcome !
>
> I can confirm that the OBS build works with Ubuntu Lucid (10.04) with
> the following entry in /etc/apt/sources.list
>    deb
> http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/Archiving:/Backup:/Rear:/Snapshot/xUbuntu_10.04/
> /

That's very good to hear ! So the move from subversion to git has been 
completed successfully (apart from having a cron-job do it at regular 
intervals, which we plan to do after summer break ;-)).


> And yes, if desired I can support the project team maintaining the
> debian parts. As a first step I would start with the integration in
> Debian sid.

That would be much appreciated, especially if we can keep the upstream 
packaging and the Debian/Ubuntu packaging in sync.

We would like to focus on the Ubuntu LTS releases in the automated test 
framework as the most current Ubuntu (much like the most current Fedora) 
is a moving target and might introduce new technologies we might not be 
prepared for.

However Gratien is doing a good job tracking and fixing Fedora issues, so 
at some point I hope we can track new Debian/Ubuntu issues and get them 
fixed faster, thanks to this exposure.

Thanks !
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