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From: Willy Lambert <lambert.willy@gmail.com>
To: Roland Stigge <stigge@antcom.de>
Cc: xenomai@xenomai.org
Subject: Re: [Xenomai] Debian packaging bug in Xenomai v2.6.1
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:54:00 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAKvQZ_1K1iWhMj7A_EV534SK84B2wwNbPDtUiTmVN9ETVN66iw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4FFEF51B.6000307@antcom.de>

2012/7/12 Roland Stigge <stigge@antcom.de>

> On 07/12/2012 05:49 PM, Gilles Chanteperdrix wrote:
> > On 07/12/2012 05:41 PM, Roland Stigge wrote:
> >> On 07/12/2012 05:14 PM, Jeff Webb wrote:
> >>>>> I unfortunately don't have the ressources to regularly sync/update
> >>>>> debian/* in the xenomai.org dev repository.
> >>>
> >>> Do you have the resources to update debian/* on xenomai.org just
> before
> >>> each release is made?  I don't think it's necessary to update it any
> >>> more often than that.  I'm assuming that you eventually package each
> >>> release anyway, so it would be nice to do it before a release is made
> >>> official.  Of course, if you don't have time for that or your
> >>> availability doesn't line up with the timeframe for a release, that is
> >>> understandable.  I am just asking if the problem is trying to keep the
> >>> git repository up to date all the time, or if you don't even have time
> >>> to do it for each release.
> >>
> >> It would be possible for me if I get ~2 weeks notice before a Xenomai
> >> release to already do _before_ the Xenomai release what I would normally
> >> do _afterwards_ anyway (for Debian). Gilles, is this possible?
> >
> > Yes, it is possible, of course.
> >
> > Next question: the current debian directory is (I believe), compatible
> > with Debian stable. The rationale being that it allows people to install
> > the latest xenomai revision on Debian stable.
>
> Yes, that makes sense. All other targets are moving too quickly. ;-)
>
>
+1, especially since last year when unstable squeeze switched to stable.


> A build using this debian/* will also most often work (but not
> guaranteed to be working always) on Debian testing/unstable. (In
> contrast to testing/unstable's debian/* which will often break on Debian
> stable systems.)
>
> Responsible users would either use Debian stable, or be proficient
> enough to know the differences between stable/testing/unstable and be
> able to tweak things.
>
> Roland
>
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  reply	other threads:[~2012-07-13  7:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-07-10 20:00 [Xenomai] [Announce] Xenomai v2.6.1 Gilles Chanteperdrix
2012-07-11 15:53 ` [Xenomai] Debian packaging bug in " Jeff Webb
2012-07-11 16:52   ` Gilles Chanteperdrix
2012-07-11 17:48     ` Lennart Sorensen
2012-07-12  0:20       ` Gilles Chanteperdrix
2012-07-12  8:31         ` Roland Stigge
2012-07-12  9:10           ` Gilles Chanteperdrix
2012-07-12 15:14             ` Jeff Webb
2012-07-12 15:41               ` Roland Stigge
2012-07-12 15:49                 ` Gilles Chanteperdrix
2012-07-12 16:02                   ` Roland Stigge
2012-07-13  7:54                     ` Willy Lambert [this message]
2012-07-13 11:21                   ` Leopold Palomo-Avellaneda
2012-07-13 12:23                     ` Gilles Chanteperdrix

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