New xmltooling 1.6.3

Etienne Dysli-Metref etienne.dysli-metref at
Wed Jan 17 14:02:08 UTC 2018

On 17/01/18 14:31, Ferenc Wágner wrote:
> We mustn't make any changes to the tarball contents, so your premise
> can't hold.  In theory.  The 3.0 (quilt) source format does not allow
> this.  (The shibsp/paths.h file begs for trouble, but still we managed
> to avoid it.)  The "replace" merge mode protects against upstream
> debian/ directory content mixing into our packaging.  Fortunately the
> Shibboleth upstream material does not contain debian/ directories, so we
> don't need such countermeasures, and it's the default since 0.8.14
> anyway, so let's forget it.

All right, that sounds like a good thing to have. I prefer to list it
explicitly in gbp.conf even if it later becomes the default, it is
clearer that way.

> The pristine-tar option is used by several subcommands, though, so we'd
> better promote it on the next round of changes.


Do you mind if I push the new version in xmltooling's repo?
(upstream/latest and debian/master branches). Feel free to beat me to it
if you already have it done locally, I need to undo my experiments first.


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