[Debian-med-packaging] Bug#611008: does not run with current version of R in squeeze

Andreas Tille andreas at an3as.eu
Tue Jan 25 11:04:06 UTC 2011

On Tue, Jan 25, 2011 at 11:28:20AM +0100, Julien Cristau wrote:
> > I might consider uploading to unstable the proposed version (+Debhelper 7)
> > in any case.  This is suboptimal for unstable because R version is higher
> > there but I might check in my unstable chroot if it at least passes the
> > library(happy) check.  This enables us to be fast once Steffen gives better
> > explanation and is a good and reasonable update of packaging for unstable
> > anyway.
> > 
> Well, the debhelper bump is definitely a no-no for squeeze.

Ups, that's a bit late for the just uploaded package.  However it seems
that bug #611008 was a false alarm.  I'm waiting for confirmation of the

Just for the sake of interest: The no-no for the Debhelper 5 to 7 bump
is only because you consider the *change* with potential consequences as
to heavy for last minute Squeeze inclusion or is there something else
which makes it a no-no?

Kind regards



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