[pkg-bacula-devel] Converting BAT to qt5

Carsten Leonhardt leo at debian.org
Tue Feb 27 12:28:35 UTC 2018

Hi Sven,

> The manual trickery for bat works (while being hideously ugly), but I
> don't claim to understand how and why.
> qmake and libtool or qmake+libtool are something I am not able to grasp
> in any shape or form.
> Maybe someone with a bit more understanding of the moving parts involved
> here can see where the problem lies and how to fix or work around the
> problem properly.

I've had a look at the patch, and yes, it seems wrong to patch something
that says "autogenerated by ..." at the top.

> I'd also like to propose a backport of 9.0.6, since the next Ubuntu LTS
> will have a 9.0.6 FD and it would be nice if users of Debian Stretch can
> backup their Ubuntu systems without having to manually install a
> 9.0.6-Dir/SD.

Sounds like a good reason. (For the moment, I'm simply installing the
packages from unstable, as they install cleanly on stretch.)



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