First of all thanks for your answer Francesco, On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 6:17 PM, Francesco P. Lovergine <fran...@debian.org> wrote: > On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 05:48:12PM +0100, Christophe Sauthier wrote: >> Dear GIS maintainers and lovers, >> >> as it has been mentionned by Dominic Hargreaves when he decided to put >> mapnik into the set of gis package, I have been followed the mapnik >> packaging on Ubuntu for a while. >> So I have decided to step in today and to look at the 0.7 integration. >> >> I am currently facing an issue due to a build deps on libgdal1-dev >> which is depending on libhdf5-serial-1.8.3 while libhdf5-serial-1.8.4 >> is out (and thus) libhdf5-serial-dev is 1.8.4. Since the ubuntu >> packages are coming directly from debian (sid), you should face that >> issue too... And so I think it is a good occasion to start to try to >> help you out. >> >> The thing I am not really used to your way of working, so a little >> guidance might be great. >> > > That problem would be directly solved at build time without any change > to sources. In Debian it is managed by a binNMU, I don't think it is > different in Ubuntu. Indeed, but since it is the same potential problem in debian I think it would be great to let you know that... I will upload that on Ubuntu then.
>But for that mapnik is currently not under DebianGis > umbrella, but individually maintained by > > -- Dominic Hargreaves <d...@earth.li> Mon, 19 Oct 2009 23:28:32 +0100 > > As you can see, it is not updated since a few months, I'd suggest you > to contact him by email and verify what are his programs about the > package. Possibly moving to team maintainance too. It'd be nice > having it under the common d-gis repositories to improve team > maintainance and avoid singletons ;-) Acually as I mentionned, he was maintining it but he handed over this team some months ago (I was in CC of various email exchange). I am CCing him in order to try to understand. All the best, Christophe _______________________________________________ Pkg-grass-devel mailing list Pkgemail@example.com http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-grass-devel