On Di, Jan 26, 2010 at 13:35:17 (CET), Fabian Greffrath wrote: > Am 25.01.2010 16:19, schrieb Reinhard Tartler: >> Okay, I've now pushed my branch, it builds fine at least on my >> laptop. Feel free to testbuild and comment on it. > > It's still building but looks like it works fine. It should be built > against the opencore-amr[nw]b packages on Debian, though.
This would mean that we would need to redistribute the libavcodec package under GPLv3. I guess this causes problems with packages with incompatible licenses like GPLv2 (only) and similar. I didn't think this really through, but if we find a solution, we could already do so for squeeze, btw. >> If it works for you, feel also free to review the instructions for >> updating the package to a new snapshot, perhaps some steps can be >> simplified. > > Do you mean debian/README.upstream-upgrade? It reads quite well, but > maybe it should be made more unambigous what the single steps are, > e.g. by enumerating them. For example, the indented code in line 29 > doesn't have anything to do with the step described in line 26, but > rather with that in line 31. okay, this reads to me that the file is already understandable enough. great! >> As for uploading it to experimental, I think we could already do this, >> but using it with binary packages from squeeze/sid will most probably >> break until they have been recompiled against the version of ffmpeg >> currently in unstable. Therefore I'd suggest to hold back this >> updated ffmpeg package to experimental until the binNMUs have been at >> least scheduled. > > Let's wait for the binNMUs, we are not in a hurry. BTW, do you know if > the binNMUs will be scheduled still before the current version has hit > testing or just after that? I mean, because if we had binNMUed packages > in both unstable and testing, we wouldn't break anything. This is exactly why I sent the message to debian-release earlier today. short: no idea, the RT needs to decide on that. -- Gruesse/greetings, Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4 _______________________________________________ pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list email@example.com http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-multimedia-maintainers