[pkg-php-pear] Bug#816796: php-apigen: Useless in Debian

Florian Schlichting fsfs at debian.org
Fri Apr 22 20:09:17 UTC 2016

Hi David,

On Wed, Apr 20, 2016 at 04:00:40PM -0400, David Prévot wrote:
> Le 20/04/2016 à 15:43, Florian Schlichting a écrit
> > So if it's not too difficult to maintain with PHP 7, I'd love for
> > php-apigen to be kept in Debian in the future!
> Feel free to take it over (with its dependency chain).

OK, I'll have a look at php-apigen and dependencies, preparing updates
for PHP 7. Can I keep you in Uploaders, or would you rather be removed?

> My main concern is about security support during the stable lifetime:
> it???s PHP, so there will be problems/stuff to fix. Relying on the
> packaging team to take care of that on one???s behalf is not an option (it
> won???t scale, and I don???t want to be the one doing the clean up during
> the stable lifetime, hence those RC-bugs prior to the release).

Thanks for clarifying. I will consider that when looking at the
packages, but I think I can handle the workload. I may need a hand or
helpful hint getting used to the pkg-php tools, though, so if you see me
doing something stupid please do tell!

I have requested to join pkp-php on alioth.


More information about the pkg-php-pear mailing list