[pkg-php-pear] Fixing FTBFS in symfony before the PHP migration

"David Prévot" david at tilapin.org
Sun Jan 17 19:34:42 UTC 2016

Hi Daniel,
> On Thu, 2016-01-14 at 09:38 +0100, Daniel Beyer wrote:
>> On Wed, 2016-01-13 at 14:29 -0400, "David Prévot" wrote:

>>> It looks like symfony currently FTBFS since the beginning of the year.
>>> It would be nice to have it fixed before starting the PHP transition,
>>> since it's used by a fair amount of packages.

> I only did a upgrade for 2.7.9. I think it's best to spare 2.8 for the
> php7 transition. I'll prepare a 2.8 version (targeting experimental) as
> soon as possible.

Sounds fair.

> There is something special about this version:
> It embeds paragonie/random_compat into symfony/security.

That’s seems fine, but maybe a bit weird to see it installed in a

/vendor/ path. On the other hand, since it’s just a temporary workaround,
I guess it doesn’t matter. Please update the d/copyright anyway.



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