Bug#930533: racket: please clean up mentions of plt-scheme

2019-06-14 Thread David Bremner
Package: racket Version: 7.1+dfsg1-1~bpo9+1 Severity: wishlist plt-scheme hasn't existed for almost a decade. The description and transitional packages can probably be cleaned up. -- System Information: Debian Release: 9.9 APT prefers stable-updates APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'),

Bug#929711: RFP: elpa-ethan-wspace -- opinionate whitespace helper mode for emacs

2019-05-29 Thread David Bremner
Package: wnpp Severity: wishlist -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 * Package name: elpa-ethan-wspace Version : 0.7.1 Upstream Author : Ethan Glasser-Camp * URL : https://github.com/glasserc/ethan-wspace * License : BSD Programming Lang: Emacs

Bug#855198: Fwd: Bug#855198: Adding i386 support

2019-05-26 Thread David Bremner
Ignacio Losiggio writes: >>Why is an i386 package only usable if compiled with sse2 instructions? >>If you are targeting post-2003 computers, why aren't you using an amd64 >>build anyway? > > Lots of x86_64 machines run x86 systems due to low RAM availability, they > are 2010 Atom netbooks, etc.

Bug#928502: unblock: notmuch/0.28.4-1

2019-05-06 Thread David Bremner
orted when the mail file is a multiple of the libc buffer size +(e.g. 4096 bytes). + + -- David Bremner Sun, 05 May 2019 08:08:56 -0300 + notmuch (0.28.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream bugfix release. diff -Nru notmuch-0.28.3/NEWS notmuch-0.28.4/NEWS - --- notmuch-0.28.3/NEWS

Bug#927957: bash uses 100% CPU when ssh is disconnected

2019-04-25 Thread David Bremner
Package: bash Version: 4.4-5 Severity: normal -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 I'm seeing symptoms on stretch that look a lot like a bug reported to Red Hat [1]. A bash process that is no longer associated with a TTY, but looks like it was once interactive, pegs the CPU at 100%.

Bug#927822: libhighlight-perl: provide API to map shebangs and extensions to language

2019-04-24 Thread David Bremner
Eric Wong writes: > It would be nice if the highlight API provided a way to reliably > map filename extensions and shebangs to the language I'm > highlighting. I'm currently parsing the filetypes.conf directly > and it's a bit fragile: > > >

Bug#927143: [Pkg-phototools-devel] Bug#927143: libgphoto2 2.5.22

2019-04-15 Thread David Bremner
Ole Aamot writes: > Package: libgphoto2 > Version: 2.5.22 > > I don't follow development these days, but I see that version 2.5.22 is > available from http://www.gphoto.org/ > > Best, > Ole > And will be in the next stable version of Debian (it is currently in testing and unstable).

Bug#893846: [Pkg-phototools-devel] Package: hugin, Package: hugin

2019-04-07 Thread David Bremner
David Bremner writes: > andrew glaeser writes: > > >> Hello, all, >> >> some time ago I reported on Hugin already, and also tried to forward the >> >> issue upstream to the ubuntu-launchpad. But seemingly the complaint was not >> >> real

Bug#923527: bliss: example segfaults in gmp

2019-03-25 Thread David Bremner
Bernhard Übelacker writes: > Hello David Bremner, > > > I guess from frame 3 having debug information, you either installed > the dbgsym package or rebuilt the bliss binary package locally? I compiled /usr/share/doc/bliss-doc/examples/bliss.cc, aka bliss.cc in the source. Indeed

Bug#925423: elpa-debian-el: unable to report a bug in package reportbug

2019-03-25 Thread David Bremner
Salman Mohammadi writes: Control: reassign -1 emacs-common Control: tag -1 upstream Control: severity -1 normal > The content of the variable *message-send-mail-function* as you have > correctly guessed is *message-send-mail-with-mailclient*. OK. I'm reassiging to emacs, since the problem is

Bug#925423: elpa-debian-el: unable to report a bug in package reportbug

2019-03-24 Thread David Bremner
Salman Mohammadi writes: > Package: elpa-debian-el > Version: 37.8 > Severity: important > > Dear Maintainer, > > I'm unable to report a bug which is affecting the package *reportbug*. > > Steps to reproduce: > > 1. M-x debian-bug > 2. Report a bug for a [P]ackage or [F]ile: P > 3. package name:

Bug#923527: bliss: example segfaults in gmp

2019-03-24 Thread David Bremner
Bernhard Übelacker writes: > Hello David Bremner, > > Do you still get this crash? yes > Is my bliss command line wrong? it looks ok, same as mine > Maybe something got lost in the input file, > so you could attach it to the email? > ok > Is the backtrace you

Bug#925342: gdb: Python Exception No type named TypeNode.: g_class =

2019-03-23 Thread David Bremner
Package: gdb Version: 8.2.50.20190222-1 Severity: minor I'm debugging libnotmuch, which is C++ code calling glib, and see the following when attempting to examine a struct: Breakpoint 1, _notmuch_message_file_parse (message=0x560a725d81a0) at lib/message-file.c:147 147

Bug#924869: unblock: geiser/0.8.1-4

2019-03-17 Thread David Bremner
; urgency=medium + + * Cherry pick commit ae895088 from upstream to restore compatibility +with emacs 26 (Closes: #924866) + * Point Vcs-* to salsa + + -- David Bremner Sun, 17 Mar 2019 16:57:31 -0300 + geiser (0.8.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium * Team upload. diff -Nru geiser-0.8.1

Bug#924866: elpa-geiser: incompatible with emacs 26

2019-03-17 Thread David Bremner
Package: elpa-geiser Version: 0.8.1-3 Severity: serious Tags: upstream Justification: does not load Control: tag -1 pending geiser 0.8.1 has upstream issue #207 [1], which makes it unable to load in emacs 26. To duplicate: emacs -q M-x package-initialize M-x toggle-debug-on-error C-x C-f

Bug#854889: same on s390x

2019-03-15 Thread David Bremner
David Bremner writes: > I just encountered what is probably the same bug trying to debootstrap > an ubuntu/s390x chroot. > > I: Extracting zlib1g... > I: Running command: chroot /srv/chroot/bionic-s390x /debootstrap/debootstrap > --second-stage > qemu-s390x-static:

Bug#854889: same on s390x

2019-03-15 Thread David Bremner
I just encountered what is probably the same bug trying to debootstrap an ubuntu/s390x chroot. I: Extracting zlib1g... I: Running command: chroot /srv/chroot/bionic-s390x /debootstrap/debootstrap --second-stage qemu-s390x-static: /build/qemu-2.8+dfsg/translate-all.c:175: tb_lock: Assertion

Bug#915370: Please drop anacron from task-desktop

2019-03-07 Thread David Bremner
Holger Wansing writes: > > Any thoughts on this? > > Is there still a broad necessity for anacron? > Are there still many packages, that don't rely on systemd timer units? > Presumably packages that work without systemd, but still need to periodic activity? d

Bug#923868: unblock: notmuch/0.28.3-1

2019-03-06 Thread David Bremner
able; urgency=medium + + * New upstream bugfix release. + * Fix for bug in message property search + * Fix for race condition leading to (very) occasional build failures +when building the documentation. + + -- David Bremner Tue, 05 Mar 2019 15:39:09 -0400 + notmuch (0.28.2-1) unstable; urgency=me

Bug#923786: slime: recommends force emacs-lucid to be deinstalled

2019-03-05 Thread David Bremner
Package: slime Version: 2:2.23+dfsg-1 Severity: important -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Installing slime (without --no-install-recommends) forces emacs-lucid to be removed because of the recommends emacs25 | emacs24 | emacs24-lucid | emacs24-nox You probably just

Bug#923668: apt update says "Signed file isn't valid", but apt-key verify passes

2019-03-03 Thread David Bremner
David Bremner writes: > Julian Andres Klode writes: >> >> The Release.gpg must be ASCII armored, as documented in: >> >> https://wiki.debian.org/DebianRepository/Format#A.22Release.22_files >> >> Following the recent CVE, checks where added that the Relea

Bug#923668: apt update says "Signed file isn't valid", but apt-key verify passes

2019-03-03 Thread David Bremner
Julian Andres Klode writes: > > The Release.gpg must be ASCII armored, as documented in: > > https://wiki.debian.org/DebianRepository/Format#A.22Release.22_files > > Following the recent CVE, checks where added that the Release.gpg > contains only such signatures, to prevent hiding packages (or

Bug#923668: apt update says "Signed file isn't valid", but apt-key verify passes

2019-03-03 Thread David Bremner
apt.tethera.net_debian_unstable_Release | gpgv: Signature made Sat 06 Oct 2018 06:11:21 PM ADT | gpgv:using RSA key DD54B6767C834572950900A9F202971DA4A79E2C | gpgv: Good signature from "David Bremner " | gpgv: aka "David Bremner " | gpgv: aka "David Brem

Bug#923527: bliss: example segfaults in gmp

2019-03-01 Thread David Bremner
Package: bliss Version: 0.73-2 Severity: important I have seen the same kind of gmp related segfault [3] running the included example bliss.cc [2] and sympol [1]. I'm not sure if I'm just unlucky, or if the current build of libbliss is really broken. I'll try to use it via polymake later. [1]

Bug#914897: tech-ctte: Should debootstrap disable merged /usr by default?

2019-02-26 Thread David Bremner
Didier 'OdyX' Raboud writes: > === Resolution === > > The Technical Committee resolves to decline to override the debootstrap > maintainers. > > Furthermore, using its §6.1.5 "Offering advice" power, the Technical > Committee considers that the desirable solution at the time of `bullseye` is: >

Bug#841524: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#841524: Depend or Suggest markdown package for preview to work

2019-02-16 Thread David Bremner
Nicholas D Steeves writes: > > List of supported converters from upstream README.md: markdown | > libtext-multimarkdown-perl | pandoc > > Also available in Debian: discount | python3-markdown > > Also from the README > `markdown-command` - the command used to run Markdown (default: >

Bug#922444: racket: Install Package doesn't work in DrRacket

2019-02-16 Thread David Bremner
Mike Manilone writes: Control: tag -1 + unreprodicible moreinfo > > In a recent version of Racket, the "Install Package" under "File" menu doesn't > work and reports an internal error: > I can't duplicate this, so we'll have to try to figure out what's different for you. As a first step, what

Bug#922444: racket: Install Package doesn't work in DrRacket

2019-02-16 Thread David Bremner
Mike Manilone writes: > Package: racket > Version: 7.1+dfsg1-1 > Severity: normal > > Dear Maintainer, > > In a recent version of Racket, the "Install Package" under "File" menu doesn't > work and reports an internal error: > > cadr: contract violation > expected: (cons/c any/c pair?) >

Bug#921452: curl: zsh completion for curl -E is borken

2019-02-05 Thread David Bremner
Package: curl Version: 7.63.0-1 Severity: normal Seen on #zsh / arch, verified also present in Debian; presumably an upstream bug. ╭─ rocinante:~ ╰─% curl -E (eval):1: parse error near `>' _arguments:463: command not found: p -- System Information: Debian Release: buster/sid APT prefers

Bug#921191: RFP: edit-indirect -- Edit regions in separate buffers, like `org-edit-src-code' but for arbitrary regions

2019-02-02 Thread David Bremner
Package: wnpp Severity: wishlist -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 * Package name: edit-indirect Version : 0.1.5 Upstream Author : Fanael Linithien * URL : https://github.com/Fanael/edit-indirect.git * License : BSD Programming Lang:

Bug#914897: tech-ctte: Should debootstrap disable merged /usr by default?

2019-02-02 Thread David Bremner
Ian Jackson writes: > Ping ? > > Is the TC engaged in this issue or should I seek another approach ? > > Ian. There is a draft ballot being prepared for a vote. I'm not sure when that will be ready. The minutes of the last TC meeting should have more precise information than my memory. d

Bug#920856: notmuch-emacs: muttprint/evince fails to show "print"

2019-01-29 Thread David Bremner
Control: -1 patch Joerg Jaspert writes: > Package: notmuch-emacs > Version: 0.28-2~bpo9+1 > Severity: normal > > Dear Maintainer, > > (setq notmuch-print-mechanism 'notmuch-print-muttprint/evince) > > and then pressing # while having a mail displayed leads to an evince > that displays a

Bug#920731: elpa-projectile: fails to upgrade from 'stretch': projectile.el:1121:1:Error: Unknown upattern `(quote native)'

2019-01-28 Thread David Bremner
Andreas Beckmann writes: > Install elpa-projectile for emacs24 > install/projectile-2.0.0: Handling install of emacsen flavor emacs24 > install/projectile-2.0.0: byte-compiling for emacs24 > > In toplevel form: > projectile.el:968:1:Warning: Unused lexical argument `trash' >

Bug#920219: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#920219: Bug#920219: elpa-company: Post install script failing

2019-01-24 Thread David Bremner
Control: tag -1 -moreinfo -unreproducible +confirmed Erich Beyer writes: > 1) No, it is the same information that appears in the "dpkg --configure -a" > output in my original email. I will duplicate it below. > > 2) I tried: > A) > $ sudo emacs ... > B) > $ sudo -s > # emacs ... > C) > $

Bug#920219: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#920219: elpa-company: Post install script failing

2019-01-22 Thread David Bremner
Erich Beyer writes: > I was able to resolve the issue by temporarily moving my ~/.emacs.d/ > directory to a different location. The previous elpa-company > installation at ~/.emacs.d/elpa/company-20190109.2336/ did not contain > the file "company-tests.el". I tried the following: 1) install

Bug#919951: ocaml builder must not be called `dune' or provide /usr/bin/dune

2019-01-21 Thread David Bremner
Ian Jackson writes: > Package: tech-ctte > > In #919622 and the associated debian-devel thread, > "Conflict over /usr/bin/dune" > https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2019/01/msg00227.html > the file conflict over /usr/bin/dune was discussed. > > The rough consensus of the debian-devel

Bug#919342: [Pkg-phototools-devel] Bug#919342: darktable: Segfault when moving drawn mask

2019-01-15 Thread David Bremner
Control: tag -1 unreproducible moreinfo Charlie Hagedorn writes: > > Opened up an image, did some edits to an image, and then created my > first drawn mask with the upgraded version. It wasn't quite in the > right place, so I clicked-and-dragged in the middle of the image. The > mask outline

Bug#919216: lrslib: Tree truncated at depth -1 on i386

2019-01-13 Thread David Bremner
Package: lrslib Version: 0.62-2 Severity: serious -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Control: fixed -1 0.70-2 On i386, I tried 3 or for sample ine files from the source and each one terminated after reporting a single basis. Sample run follows.

Bug#917794: racket: FTBFS building for armel,armhf on arm64

2019-01-07 Thread David Bremner
Steve McIntyre writes: > On Sat, Jan 05, 2019 at 06:46:33AM -0400, David Bremner wrote: >>Steve McIntyre writes: >> >>> I'd be happy to help debug as much as I can here, but the lack of info >>> in the core file is a bit of a hurdle up-front! >> >

Bug#914568: emacs25: Please build with xwidget support

2019-01-07 Thread David Bremner
Dato Simó writes: > 1. have a separate emacs-xwidgets _source_ package, confined to > unstable. > > 2. ‘abuse’ the experimental suite, and re-upload there every > unstable version verbatim, with xwidgets support > > 2.a: ... in a separate emacs-xwidgets package, OR >

Bug#918388: at most a recommends, please

2019-01-05 Thread David Bremner
"people installing nodejs in debian expect npm to be available" is pretty much the definition of Recommends in policy. It is not hard to think of use cases for nodejs without npm. To give a concrete example I use nodejs for teaching, but the students don't need to install any npm packages. I

Bug#918386: same as 916875

2019-01-05 Thread David Bremner
Control: merge 916875 9183386 Looking at /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/vm/install.log, I see the same complaint about vm-pcrisis.el and Merging the two bugs.

Bug#917794: racket: FTBFS building for armel,armhf on arm64

2019-01-05 Thread David Bremner
Steve McIntyre writes: > > I'd be happy to help debug as much as I can here, but the lack of info > in the core file is a bit of a hurdle up-front! > I tried configuring with ./configure --enable-sgcdebug --enable-backtrace --disable-strip I don't get core dumps anymore, but there is some

Bug#917277: epstool: incorrect bounding box calculated

2019-01-02 Thread David Bremner
Philip Rinn writes: > Hi David, hi Russell, > > I think it is a problem of the input file - this might be linked to the > Ghostscript version used - see: > > > philip@debian:~$ epstool --test-eps input.eps > "gs" -dNOEPS -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -dNODISPLAY "/tmp/gsview8BugKU" > GPL Ghostscript 9.26

Bug#917794: racket: FTBFS building for armel,armhf on arm64

2018-12-30 Thread David Bremner
Steve McIntyre writes: > Package: src:racket > Version: 7.1+dfsg1-1 > Severity: important > > Hi! > > I've been doing a full rebuild of the Debian archive, building all > source packages targeting armel and armhf using arm64 hardware. We are > planning in future to move all of our 32-bit

Bug#917277: epstool: incorrect bounding box calculated

2018-12-25 Thread David Bremner
Russell Lang writes: > David, > > The input file has > %%BoundingBox: 71 540 176 721 > epstool 3.09 calculates this > %%BoundingBox: 71 541 172 721 > > This looks like the correct bounding box. I get the following output ╭─ rocinante:software/debian/sketch/Doc ╰─ (git)-[master]-% epstool

Bug#917277: epstool: incorrect bounding box calculated

2018-12-25 Thread David Bremner
Package: epstool Version: 3.09-1 Severity: normal -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 epstool calculates a very wide bounding box for the attached eps file. The result is so wide that TeX cannot include it, which breaks the sketch build. It would be great if epstool could be fixed so

Bug#917275: RM: racket [s390x] -- NBS; broken for 9 months

2018-12-25 Thread David Bremner
Package: ftp.debian.org Severity: normal Despite upstream's best efforts, we've not been able to get racket working again on s390x after 6.12 broke it. At this point buster will most likely have to release without s390x support for racket.

Bug#914568: emacs25: Please build with xwidget support

2018-12-24 Thread David Bremner
Dato writes: > Hi, > > On Sun, Nov 25, 2018 at 11:40 -0600, Rob Browning wrote: > >> Assuming those concerns are still valid, then I suspect we wouldn't want >> to (re)enable support in the primary package, and if we did eventually >> provide some kind of support, it should be solidly opt-in. >

Bug#917197: nullmailer: tests/smtp-auth fails randomly on mips64el

2018-12-23 Thread David Bremner
Source: nullmailer Version: 1:2.2-2 Severity: serious Justification: ftbfs The mentioned tests seems to fail about 10-20% of the time. I'm not sure if it's really architecture specific, or just a race condition that didn't happen on the other buildd's. When it does fail the test 'Testing auth

Bug#917103: dh_elpa_test: test bytecompilability

2018-12-23 Thread David Bremner
Sean Whitton writes: > In addition to running upstream test suites, dh_elpa_test could test > whether the package's elisp can be bytecompiled against the version of > Emacs in sid -- Emacs is already a hard dependency of dh-elpa. > > This would catch certain classes of bugs earlier. 1) What do

Bug#917194: Acknowledgement (dgit: typo in dgit(7))

2018-12-23 Thread David Bremner
Oops, it's dgit(1) that thas the problem, not dgit(7).

Bug#917194: dgit: typo in dgit(7)

2018-12-23 Thread David Bremner
Package: dgit Version: 8.1 Severity: minor Line 370 of the formatted man page has a .TP in it that looks like it doesn't belong. -- System Information: Debian Release: buster/sid APT prefers testing APT policy: (500, 'testing'), (1, 'experimental') Architecture: amd64 (x86_64) Kernel:

Bug#917072: mmm-mode: fails to byte-compile with emacs-26

2018-12-22 Thread David Bremner
Alexander Zangerl writes: > i've nuked that dud patch and now everything incl. mmm-sample byte-compiles > fine on e26 in a fresh sid chroot, so i'm about to upload 0.5.7-3; > that'll invalidate your delayed nmu. > Sounds good to me. d

Bug#917050: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#917050: Hangs infinitely when compiling for emacs 1:26.1+1-2

2018-12-22 Thread David Bremner
Axel Beckert writes: > Hi David, > > David Bremner wrote: >> I can't duplicate this problem here (in a buster system). > > Hrm, shouldn't make too much relevant difference to my sid here. > >> Can you tell >> us anything more about the configuration where

Bug#917072: mmm-mode: fails to byte-compile with emacs-26

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
index f44b0bb..76a7b5d 100644 --- a/debian/changelog +++ b/debian/changelog @@ -1,3 +1,10 @@ +mmm-mode (0.5.7-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium + + * Non-maintainer upload. + * Disable byte compilation of mmm-sample.el as this hangs with emacs-26 + + -- David Bremner Sat, 22 Dec 2018 16:27:49 +0900

Bug#917050: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#917050: Hangs infinitely when compiling for emacs 1:26.1+1-2

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
Axel Beckert writes: > > mmm-mode is btw. a third case which showed up. This one showed up on > both machines. The order of compiling the modules looks a little bit > random, so it seems to depend a lot on which affected module is > compiled first... That one I can replicate (or a related

Bug#917071: elpa-persp-projectile: byte compilation fails: make-variable-frame-local

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
Package: elpa-persp-projectile Version: 1:0.2.0-2 Severity: serious Justification: fails to install install/persp-projectile-0.2.0: Handling install of emacsen flavor emacs install/persp-projectile-0.2.0: byte-compiling for emacs In toplevel form: persp-projectile.el:47:1:Error: Symbol’s

Bug#917070: elpa-smex: byte-compilation fails

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
Package: elpa-smex Version: 3.0-2 Severity: serious Justification: fails to install install/smex-3.0: byte-compiling for emacs In smex-already-running: smex.el:91:11:Warning: defsubst ‘smex-already-running’ was used before it was defined In smex-update-and-rerun: smex.el:94:11:Warning:

Bug#917052: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#917052: elpa-xml-rpc: Hangs infinitely when compiling for emacs 1:26.1+1-2

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
Control: tag -1 unreproducible Control: severity -1 important Axel Beckert writes: > Package: elpa-xml-rpc > Version: 1.6.12-2 > Severity: serious > > Hi, > > when upgrading emacs from 1:25.2+1-11 to 1:26.1+1-2, it hangs > infinitely at "install/xml-rpc-1.6.12: byte-compiling for emacs". > >

Bug#917050: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#917050: Hangs infinitely when compiling for emacs 1:26.1+1-2

2018-12-21 Thread David Bremner
Control: tag -1 unpreproducible Control: severity -1 important Axel Beckert writes: > when upgrading emacs from 1:25.2+1-11 to 1:26.1+1-2, it hangs > infinitely at "install/markdown-mode-2.3snapshot154: byte-compiling > for emacs". > I can't duplicate this problem here (in a buster system).

Bug#916180: RFA: sketch -- 3D diagrams for TeX from scene description language

2018-12-10 Thread David Bremner
Package: wnpp Severity: normal I request an adopter for the sketch package. I haven't used it for a while, so I'm not a great choice as a maintainer. I'm willing to mentor a non-DD to get the hang of it. The package description is: Sketch is a simple system for producing line drawings of

Bug#916092: nullmailer: architecture specific test failures

2018-12-09 Thread David Bremner
Package: nullmailer Version: 1:2.2-1 Severity: serious Tags: upstream Justification: ftbfs nullmailer 2.2 should not transition to testing until we figure out what is going on with the test Testing auth permanent failure with smtp which seems to fail or hang on various

Bug#915635: nullmailer: smtp helper called with mail credentials in command line

2018-12-05 Thread David Bremner
Martin Wache writes: > Hi David, > >> I believe this bug is fixed in the 2.x series of nullmailer, which >> changed the way that arguments are passed to the helper. If you would >> like to test, 2.1 is available from stretch backports. There could be >> configuration incompatibilities between

Bug#915635: nullmailer: smtp helper called with mail credentials in command line

2018-12-05 Thread David Bremner
Martin Wache writes: > Package: nullmailer > Version: 1:1.13-1.2 > > To reproduce, install nullmailer, add a remote servers using smtp with > user/password via debian configuration. > The stmp server user and password will be stored in > /etc/nullmailer/remotes with mode 600, user mail:mail. >

Bug#901398: Acknowledgement (bbdb: remove this package?)

2018-11-14 Thread David Bremner
"Debian Bug Tracking System" writes: Control: retitle -1 ITS: Intent to salvage bbdb Full disclosure: my idea of "salvaging" is to remove the package, and rename bbdb3 to bbdb, thus effectively updating to current(ish) upstream. I think the current situation where users install an obsolete

Bug#913731: ilisp: Should this package be removed from Debian?

2018-11-14 Thread David Bremner
Package: ilisp Version: 5.12.0+cvs.2004.12.26-28 Severity: important -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Upstream developement stopped in 2004. The only discussion I could find in the CL / Emacs wikis suggests the package is replaced by slime, which is actively maintained. Unless

Bug#911527: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#911527: please remove Pre-Depends on common-lisp-controller

2018-11-14 Thread David Bremner
Sébastien Villemot writes: > Source: ilisp > Version: 5.12.0+cvs.2004.12.26-27 > Severity: important > Tags: patch > > Dear Maintainer, > > Please drop the Pre-Depends on common-lisp-controller. This package is > obsolete, and ideally it will not ship with Buster. It has been superseded by >

Bug#911626: Explicit dependency on elpa-s

2018-11-02 Thread David Bremner
Lev Lamberov writes: > Чт 01 ноя 2018 @ 14:51 David Bremner : > >> - add versioned depends on elpa-f to force it to upgrade to buster first > > Hmmm, by the way... Maybe it's a good idea to always add versioned > depends (like >=) on other elpa-packages automatically by d

Bug#911949: [polymake] FTBFS with boost1.67

2018-11-02 Thread David Bremner
Benjamin Lorenz writes: > Hi, > > thanks for the report! We already have a patch included in polymake > 3.2r3 and 3.2r4 that fixes the build error and keeps compatibility with > older boost versions. (And also added another change there to avoid a > depreciation warning for math::lcm) > > I have

Bug#911626: Explicit dependency on elpa-s

2018-11-01 Thread David Bremner
Lev Lamberov writes: > Sorry, for delay with my answer. > >> I'm not sure I see the whole picture yet, but I guess that >> >> 1) elpa-f in stretch depends on s-el (instead of elpa-s) >> 2) elpa-vimish-fold in buster is a new style dh_elpa using package >> that only looks at elpa

Bug#912570: emacs24-common: sending mail with agent (sendmail-send-it) misbehaves. A fix is upstream.

2018-11-01 Thread David Bremner
Dominic Sweetman writes: > Package: emacs24-common > Version: 24.5+1-11+deb9u1 > Severity: normal > > Dear Maintainer, > > Newly upgraded system now running emacs 24.5.1. > > After sending mail through the exim (aliased to sendmail) route, > an error occurred and the used

Bug#912426: git-debrebase: mangled conversion from base64

2018-10-31 Thread David Bremner
Package: git-debrebase Version: 8.0 Severity: normal I'm not sure if this is a case of bad input, but convert-from-gbp ends up with some junk in the commit message when converting a base64 encoded patch. to reproduce: debcheckout nullmailer cd nullmailer && git reset --hard debian/1%2.1-7 git

Bug#912364: el-get: not suitable for stable release

2018-10-30 Thread David Bremner
Package: el-get Version: 3.1-1.1 Severity: serious Justification: contains severely out of date metadata I think we're not doing users of Debian any favours by shipping emacs package metadata that was last updated in 2011. For this reason I don't think the package is suitable for Buster in it's

Bug#912327: there's a bit more to it

2018-10-30 Thread David Bremner
I remember looking at this when I did the split, and there was one or two complications to changing the "elpa package name". IIRC, info files in other packages needed to be changed. I don't know if those issues still exist; the info file for emacs-goodies-el should be gone by the buster release.

Bug#912047: nullmailer: FTBFS: Test failure

2018-10-27 Thread David Bremner
Daniel Schepler writes: Control: severity -1 important Control: tag -1 unpreproducible > Source: nullmailer > Version: 1:2.1-7 > Severity: serious > Tags: ftbfs > > From my pbuilder build log: It's not reproducible in for me sbuild. I guess there's something pbuilder specific about this

Bug#911949: [polymake] FTBFS with boost1.67

2018-10-26 Thread David Bremner
Giovanni Mascellani writes: > --- > external/permlib/include/permlib/bsgs.h | 1 + > 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+) > > diff --git a/external/permlib/include/permlib/bsgs.h > b/external/permlib/include/permlib/bsgs.h > index 5a78234..3c0ceab 100644 > ---

Bug#906281: lintian: Severity and Certainty of emacsen-common-without-dh-elpa are wrong / false positives despite "Certainty: certain"

2018-10-26 Thread David Bremner
Chris Lamb writes: > Chris Lamb wrote: > >> tags 906281 + moreinfo >> thanks >> >> Hi all, >> >> > lintian: Severity and Certainty of emacsen-common-without-dh-elpa >> > are wrong / false positives despite "Certainty: certain" >> >> So, what are the next, concrete, steps for Lintian here? I

Bug#695159: debian-el: Shouldn't put downloaded bugs loose in ~/

2018-10-25 Thread David Bremner
Control: severity -1 minor Control: tag -1 moreinfo Samuel Bronson writes: > Package: debian-el > Version: 35.2+nmu1 > Severity: normal > File: /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/debian-el/debian-bug.el > > Dear Maintainer, > > After being mildly annoyed with this for ages, it finally occurred to me

Bug#911626: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#911626: elpa-vimish-fold: fails to upgrade from 'stretch': vimish-fold.el:59:1:Error: Cannot open load file: No such file or directory, s

2018-10-22 Thread David Bremner
Andreas Beckmann writes: > during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from > 'stretch'. > It installed fine in 'stretch', then the upgrade to 'buster' fails. > > From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...): > > Setting up elpa-vimish-fold (0.2.3-2) ... > tsort:

Bug#911582: emacspeak does'nt work after upgrading emacs

2018-10-22 Thread David Bremner
Michelangelo Rodriguez writes: > > *** Reporter, please consider answering these questions, where > appropriate *** after upgrading emacs in unstable, emacsen-common > install script for emacspeak exits because flavour emacs is not > accepted by script. > Since emacspeak only supports gnu

Bug#664083: debian-el: apt-utils-show-package reports "Multi-Arch:same" packages as not installed

2018-10-21 Thread David Bremner
Sven Joachim writes: > With dpkg from git master, apt-utils-show-package wrongly reports > "Multi-Arch:same" packages as not installed, e.g. libc6: > > , > | Package: libc6 (Not installed; not known to dpkg) > | Source: eglibc > | Version: 2.13-27 > | [...] > ` > > The reason is

Bug#737673: incorrect comment highlighting in package descriptions

2018-10-20 Thread David Bremner
Tim Landscheidt writes: > David Bremner wrote: > >> […] > >> I tried the obvious-to-me fix of anchoring the regex comment-start-skip, >> but it didn't work (like so many obvious things ;)). If anybody has a >> better understanding of comments and font-lock, sug

Bug#517973: unfinalized changelog entries imply unparseable debian/changelog files

2018-10-20 Thread David Bremner
Sean Whitton writes: > Hello, > > On Fri 19 Oct 2018 at 10:12PM -0300, David Bremner wrote: > >> Aside from the terminalogy of "finalization", which seems to be specific >> to debian-changelog-mode, I'd say that's now a (the?) standard workflow. > > dgit d

Bug#737673: incorrect comment highlighting in package descriptions

2018-10-20 Thread David Bremner
Russ Allbery writes: > Package: dpkg-dev-el > Version: 35.11 > Severity: minor > > debian-control-mode does syntax highlighting for comments in the > debian/control file, which is great. However, the pattern to > detect comments appears not to be anchored at the start of the line. > So, for

Bug#517973: unfinalized changelog entries imply unparseable debian/changelog files

2018-10-19 Thread David Bremner
Stefano Zacchiroli writes: > Hi all, sorry for the late reply. I see your late reply and raise you 9 years or so. > On Tue, Mar 03, 2009 at 09:03:22PM +0100, Luca Capello wrote: >> > I unfinalize to add something, but finalize using distribution UNRELEASED >> > to save the work in CVS. I

Bug#833169: dpkg-dev-el: debian/NEWS is loaded in debian-changelog-mode, which encourages lintian debian-news-entry-uses-asterisk complaints

2018-10-19 Thread David Bremner
The format in devref doesn't actually have any justification, which is odd. I also think that if the format of some file in a package is normative, then it should be in policy, not devref. Oh well. What do you suggest we do here? Open debian/NEWS in readme-debian-mode? That suports only a

Bug#620185: M-q problem in changelog mode

2018-10-18 Thread David Bremner
Peter Eisentraut writes: > """ > PACKAGE (VERSION) UNRELEASED; urgency=low > > * foo > * bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar > bar > * baz > > -- Peter Eisentraut Wed, 30 Mar 2011 23:05:11 +0300 > """ > > If I move the cursor to the "bar" line and

Bug#910900: emacs-goodies-el: Upgrade to latest emacs-goodies-el fails in postinst: tsort complains about loops

2018-10-15 Thread David Bremner
Dima Kogan writes: > Sven Joachim writes: > >> Almost surely >> /usr/share/emacs-snapshot/site-lisp/emacs-goodies-el/all.el is a >> dangling symlink to /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/emacs-goodies-el/all.el, >> but I don't know why it has been left over. The prerm script of >> emacs-goodies-el

Bug#911062: dpkg-dev-el: update metadata comments to help melpa

2018-10-15 Thread David Bremner
Package: dpkg-dev-el Version: 37.4 Severity: wishlist Tags: newcomer Jonas Bernoulli asks for a license statement and commentary section in dpkg-dev-el.el. This is apparently needed by the melpa machinery, -- System Information: Debian Release: buster/sid APT prefers testing APT policy:

Bug#910900: emacs-goodies-el: Upgrade to latest emacs-goodies-el fails in postinst: tsort complains about loops

2018-10-13 Thread David Bremner
Dima Kogan writes: > I'm a little concerned that since the recent reworking of emacs-goodies-el > every > single upgrade has been troublesome. I think I only use the home-end part of > it > and I used shell-command previously. >From a user perspective, you have no further reason to have it it

Bug#824520: Just don't

2018-10-06 Thread David Bremner
Philippe Cerfon writes: > Hey Salvo. > > > Well I've seen that discussion and upstream seems to be pretty hostile > against distributions (and apparently security as well). :-( > > On the other hand, Debian now unfortunately lacks subsurface packages > (while other distros have them, or at least

Bug#904302: Whether vendor-specific patch series should be permitted in the archive

2018-10-04 Thread David Bremner
Adrian Bunk writes: > My understanding of the TC proposal so far is that this would > recommend a 1:1 conversion from vendor-specific patch series > to build-time patching. And as I said, you could even get rid > of the "after buster" part if someone has conversions for all > of the 18 affected

Bug#909377: [Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#909377: xemacs

2018-10-01 Thread David Bremner
"Barak A. Pearlmutter" writes: > It appears that xemacs support has bit-rotted away, while plain > emacs25 installs fine. So I'm inclined to just mark this as > conflicting with xemacs25 and mark this as a wishlist bug, in case > anyone wants to figure out and fix the problem. > > Objections? I

Bug#909835: mailscripts: Uninitialized value warnings from notmuch-slurp-debbug

2018-09-29 Thread David Bremner
Package: mailscripts Version: 0.3-1 Severity: normal % notmuch-slurp-debbug 727708 1000 Use of uninitialized value $mid in substitution (s///) at /usr/bin/notmuch-slurp-debbug line 92. Use of uninitialized value $mid in concatenation (.) or string at /usr/bin/notmuch-slurp-debbug line 93.

Bug#909522: emacs-goodies-el: questionable Depends/Recommends

2018-09-25 Thread David Bremner
Nicholas D Steeves writes: > Hello! > > On Mon, Sep 24, 2018 at 07:55:41PM +0200, Sven Joachim wrote: >> >> There are several dependencies/recommendations in emacs-goodies-el which >> look questionable to me. >> >> - elpa-debian-el, elpa-dpkg-dev-el, elpa-devscripts: >> Those packages are

Bug#909453: site of discussion for Debian digressions from ELPA spec

2018-09-24 Thread David Bremner
Nicholas D Steeves writes: > Package: dh-elpa > Version: 1.14 > Severity: normal > > Hi David, > > As discussed on IRC, filing this bug. You had also mentioned how this > discussion might lead to an update of Policy and a wishlist bug > against the info package. The resolution of this issue

Bug#909418: devscripts: uscan mode=git leaves git repo on disk

2018-09-23 Thread David Bremner
Package: devscripts Version: 2.18.4 Severity: normal To reproduce: % git clone https://salsa.debian.org/emacsen-team/racket-mode % uscan % ls -ld ../racket-mode-temporary.*.git Hope this helps, David -- Package-specific info: --- /etc/devscripts.conf --- --- ~/.devscripts ---

Bug#909307: dh-elpa: preserve relative paths of files listed in debian/elpa

2018-09-21 Thread David Bremner
Package: dh-elpa Version: 1.14 Severity: normal Currently dh_elpa drops the path component of any fileglobs listed in debian/elpa when constructing a destination path inside .../elpa-src/pkg/ This breaks packages which use relative paths to find (typically non-elisp) files. This should either be

Bug#908417: dgit does not handle debian/.gitignore missing from source package

2018-09-16 Thread David Bremner
Ian Jackson writes: > David Bremner writes ("Re: Bug#908417: dgit does not handle debian/.gitignore > missing from source package"): >> They're wrong for dgit, and maybe for DFSG, but not for building >> throwaway source packages that are not distributed. > &

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