[Debian-med-packaging] Bug#591674: bug to keep sablotron from testing

Ondřej Surý ondrej at debian.org
Thu Aug 5 08:19:19 UTC 2010

Sorry I forgot the check the dependency only on libsablot0.

I think that xsltproc can be used to process XSLT files, but I doubt
it's drop-in replacement.

Sablotron was moved to sourceforge in February this year, but I would
recommend that we leave to die in peace.


On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 08:28, Andreas Tille <andreas at an3as.eu> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 05, 2010 at 01:05:54AM -0400, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
>> The package also has a reverse-dependency - arb - which is non-free and
>> not on the wanna-build whitelist (ignoring the fact that non-free building
>> is temporarily disabled anyway); I've CCed the maintainers to make them
>> aware, as removing sablotron from testing will also necessitate removing
>> arb.
> I have some mixed feelings about arb.  It causes trouble regarding
> dependencies in several ways (needs motif, does not work with lesstif)
> and other stuff I do not really like.  So if there are stron reasons
> to kick sablotron this would probably a good reaosn to finally kick
> arb as well.  However, is there any plugin replacement for sablotron
> which I might recommend to upstream?
> Kind regards
>       Andreas.
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Ondřej Surý <ondrej at sury.org>

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