[Aptitude-devel] Bug#667793: add patch

Daniel Hartwig mandyke at gmail.com
Wed May 30 04:39:46 UTC 2012

On 30 May 2012 12:21, Axel Beckert <abe at debian.org> wrote:
>> #667793 refers to build problems in squeeze.
> No, 0.6.6-1 is not in squeeze (not even in wheezy anymore), squeeze
> has 0.6.3-3.2+squeeze1.

Indeed, but the submitter appears to be trying to build 0.6.6 in
squeeze anyway.  From the original report:

> The build-depends state libsigc++-2.0-dev but version
> from squeeze does not suffice, version 2.2.10-0.1 works.

Which is not something I have yet investigated.  In theory, provided
the more recent apt libraries are used (and these build-depends
corrected) a backport to squeeze should be fine.

Also, the suggested patch of using gmock-config (which is only
available in squeeze) fails to build in testing, unstable.  A clean
patch that compiles with both old and more recent gmock should be


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