Plans for Shibboleth SP 2.1 debian packages

Russ Allbery rra at
Thu Aug 20 17:13:48 UTC 2009

Ferenc Wagner <wferi at> writes:
> Patrik Schnellmann <patrik.schnellmann at> writes:

>> Now that the 2.2.1 SP is out and Debian finally got its libcurl package
>> fixed - could you do a lenny backport for the 2.2 SP? When do you think
>> you would find time to do that?

> Russ is actively working on packaging the 2.2 SP, ATM he's waiting for
> the new opensaml2 to get through the Debian NEW queue.  It usually
> happens within a week or so, but ultimately that depends on the ftp
> masters.  You'll probably get sid packages by early September if
> everything goes well.  It's about mid-September when I can get back to
> business, you may expect unofficial lenny backports around that time.

Also, I plan on backporting the lot of them for as soon as I
finish getting them into testing unless someone else beats me to it, and
will upload the backports there either way.

We'll separately need to do a security update for the recent security
vulnerability.  I haven't started working on that.  I'm a bit behind at
the moment -- a few too many things all happened at the same time.

Russ Allbery (rra at               <>

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