Plans for Shibboleth SP 2.1 debian packages

Patrik Schnellmann patrik.schnellmann at
Mon Oct 12 07:58:00 UTC 2009

Hi Ferenc

Ferenc Wagner wrote:
> 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.
Now that it's October, I just wanted to ask about the status of the
lenny-backports. When can we expect them?

Thanks and best regards,

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Patrik Schnellmann, Software Engineer, Net Services
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