Bug#729943: jarwrapper: pass only 48 chars of Debian-Java-Parameters

Dmitry Smirnov onlyjob at debian.org
Wed Mar 19 01:23:41 UTC 2014

Hi Emmanuel,

On Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:33:50 Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> I checked the suggested regexp and I confirm it parses properly the
> manifest entries. It's a bit sad to add a dependency on perl just for
> this though.

Thanks for double-checking my fix. Although I added "perl" to Depends I'm not 
too sure if we have to add such explicit dependency since Perl is "Priority: 
standard" and therefore pretty much always installed.

I feel comfortable with Perl as dependency. I'm not too comfortable with "sed" 
that is (IMHO) much harder to use not to mention that sometimes it is just not 

> Could you please commit your changes on alioth and upload a regular
> update instead? That would save the need to ack a NMU.

Someone recently approved my request to join pkg-java (thanks if it were you) 
so I can do team uploads now. Perhaps I'll just include fix for #699180 as 

I've made all the changes in my local git clone of javatools but Alioth still 
not allow me to push (perhaps because I was added just recently). I'll wait 
some hours and try again...

All the best,
 Dmitry Smirnov.
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