[Pkg-gmagick-im-team] Bug#819914: imagemagick: please honour SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH

Alexis Bienvenüe pado at passoire.fr
Sun Apr 3 20:55:29 UTC 2016

Source: imagemagick
Version: 8:
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch
User: reproducible-builds at lists.alioth.debian.org
Usertags: toolchain
X-Debbugs-Cc: reproducible-builds at lists.alioth.debian.org

Dear Maintainer,

While working on the “reproducible builds” effort [1], we have noticed
that some packages (like kannel) use 'convert' in their building
process, resulting in timestamps in postscript files that break

To solve this kind of issues, it would be nice to have 'convert' support
the SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH environment variable [2].

See the attached patch for a solution to this issue.

Alexis Bienvenüe.

[1] https://wiki.debian.org/ReproducibleBuilds
[2] https://reproducible-builds.org/specs/source-date-epoch/

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