[pkg-bacula-devel] Backporting 7.4.4-6 (was: Fixing btape)

Sven Hartge sven at svenhartge.de
Mon Mar 6 19:59:48 UTC 2017

Um 13:54 Uhr am 06.03.17 schrieb Carsten Leonhardt:

>> Different topic: do you think it would be beneficial to do a backport to
>> jessie once 7.4.4-6 hits Stretch, so that people running Jessie SD and
>> DIR can backup systems running Stretch?
>> Normally every 7.4.x SD/DIR should be able to to so, but ...

> Until now I've hesitated because after the current backported version,
> the big changes were integrated.

I see no reason why it shouldn't work correctly on Jessie. debhelper>=10
is available via jessie-backports, so we don't need any changes to
debian/control for dh-systemd.

And the other changes also work, I've not seen any complaints *and* they
work on all my systems accross multiple architectures just fine.

I merged stretch into jessie-backports and did a test build in a
jessie-backports chroot on i386, amd64 and armhf and all package contents
(especially post*/pre* scripts) look fine.

If you want to, I can easily do an additional installation test on my
systems at work.

I pushed my changes to alioth (no need for you to duplicate the work I
already did). Well, "changes", because the only real change is to


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