[Pkg-libburnia-devel] libburn (1.0.6.pl00-2)

George Danchev danchev at spnet.net
Tue Jun 14 06:02:53 UTC 2011

On Tuesday, June 14, 2011 12:36:50 AM Thomas Schmitt wrote:
> Hi,

I just uploaded libburn (1.0.6.pl00-2).
Perhaps Mats is on vacation :-)

> > > I wonder how come that people installed substantially more libisoburn
> > > than xorriso in 2009. Since then both numbers seem to grow in sync.
> > 
> > The most viable hypothesis could be like: a small number of users install
> > xorriso to wet their appetite [...] then they remove xorriso [...]
> > didn't consult 'apt-get autoremove'
> If this theory is right, then it lost half of the initial users
> in 2009 but then kept about all further users in 2010 and this
> half of 2011.
> That might be due to the fact that grub-mkrescue uses xorriso
> since summer 2010.

it is possible, but grub-common only Suggests: xorriso (>= 0.5.6.pl00), which 
is the weakest dependency possible (Recommends is a tad stronger, and Depends 
is absolute)

Regardless, I added some pointers to:
this bug is forwarded upstream:

is similar)

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