[Pkg-crosswire-devel] debian install

Dmitrijs Ledkovs dmitrij.ledkov at gmail.com
Sat Aug 1 16:19:41 BST 2009

2009/7/30 Daniel Glassey <dglassey at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 8:55 AM, Jonathan Marsden<jmarsden at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> Has this been sorted out now or do we still need somewhere better to
> put the debian packages that are backports or not ready for Debian
> upload. Or is uploading to unstable and experimental enough?

All but xiphos (blocked by imagemagick transition) are in testing now.
I did try to compile for debian backports for lenny but it's not in
good condition yet.

> The crosswire server is Fedora (formerly Red Hat). I tried something
> like that a few years ago but it was a nightmare to build and maintain
> the Debian utils to maintain it. It might be better now, but I don't
> think it is worth it.
> An area on alioth for pkg-crosswire-devel should be usable. Should I
> look into that?

I think it's better to use backports.org for applications.

It would be interesting for to use alioth for bible modules.

> If we enabled that then I guess crosswire.org could redirect
> debian.crosswire.org to there. Maybe we should ask for a redirect of
> ubuntu.crosswire.org to the ppa?[1]

Would be cool IMHO =)

> Regards,
> Daniel
> [1] if it is technically possible and reasonable

With best regards

Dmitrijs Ledkovs (for short Dima),
Ледков Дмитрий Юрьевич

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