Bug#837489: Only a binNMU is required
tmancill at debian.org
Tue Oct 25 13:22:36 UTC 2016
Balint requested that the antlr package drop the separate
libantlr-pic.a and the non-PIC libantlr.a currently shipped. This
requires a change to debian/rules, and so is sourceful. The
discussion is included in this bug report. Also, I would like to get
the package out of SVN (in fact, that has been the hold-up on the
upload, since the migrate script the Java team normally uses fails to
migrate this package - I'm ready to "gbp import-dscs --debsnap antlr"
and call it good).
On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 5:51 AM, Adrian Bunk <bunk at stusta.de> wrote:
> Control: retitle -1 antlr needs PIE binNMU
> A binNMU is sufficient to fix this, and already requested.
> Policy does not permit building normal static libraries with PIC unless
> there is a special reason hat has been discussed on debian-devel.
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