[pkg-bacula-devel] squeeze backport for bacula 5.2.6+dfsg-7

Hilko Bengen bengen at debian.org
Thu Jan 24 13:57:55 UTC 2013

* Bart Swedrowski:

> I managed to build pretty much master branch for squeeze-backports
> using cowbuilder that includes backports in addition to the basic
> system sources, just as Hilko advised.  It also all installs and plays
> nicely in Debian Squeeze and all tests I've performed see to be
> working fine.

Thank you for testing!

> I still feel rather uncomfortable with building a backport using build
> dependencies from other backports but that's more of a question to
> what is better practice here; I think I'll follow this up with people
> in debian-backports mailing list.

I's probably worth adding a paragraph or two about that to the
"Contribute" document (http://backports-master.debian.org/Contribute/).

> I don't have upload permission so if someone could upload the
> debian/5.2.6+dfsg-7_bpo60+2 tag would be great.

If nobody beats me to it, I'll do that tonight (= 6 to 8 hours from


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