[Pkg-phototools-devel] Bug#682980: Any way to resolve this bug?
bremner at debian.org
Sun Dec 9 19:18:32 UTC 2012
To recap, darktable ships an embedded copy of LibRaw with the following
diff --git a/src/external/LibRaw/internal/dcraw_common.cpp b/src/external/
index 20ed524..822b68a 100644
@@ -5904,8 +5904,6 @@ void CLASS apply_tiff()
|| (tiff_bps == 8 && !strstr(make,"KODAK") && !strstr(make,"Kodak")
is_raw = 0;
- if(dng_version && max_bps > 16)
- is_raw = 0;
for (i=0; i < tiff_nifds; i++)
if (i != raw && tiff_ifd[i].samples == max_samp && tiff_ifd[i].offset
tiff_ifd[i].t_width * tiff_ifd[i].t_height / SQR(tiff_ifd[i].bps+1
It seems libraw upstream doesn't want to apply this patch (although I
might misunderstand what Pascal writes there), and darktable won't work
(or at least loses some functionality) without it.
We _could_ hypothetically ask the debian libraw maintainers to apply
this patch, but I could certainly understand them not wanting to do
something that upstream is explicitly declines to do.
I don't see an obvious way forward; some motivated person could pursue
this with libraw upstream I guess.
I think having up to date versions of libraw in debian is less of a
problem, since it is fixable by e.g. NMUing if it becomes a problem.
I have put the Debian libraw maintainers in copy, in case they have any
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