Upload last SVN ptlib, opal to experimental

Tzafrir Cohen tzafrir.cohen at xorcom.com
Mon Aug 18 20:25:21 UTC 2008

Not sure about your other questions, but:

On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 09:58:48PM +0200, Eugen Dedu wrote:
> Hi,
> I have finished the diff.gz for ptlib (pwlib) and opal.
> If you are in a hurry, just a question: I want to put ptlib.diff.gz 
> (well, debian directory) in another directory of alioth, called ptlib. 
> Do you agree?
> If you have more time, please read below.
> =====
> The diff.gz and the .build are available at 
> http://eugen.dedu.free.fr/debian (please don't consider lintian warnings 
> for .svn, they will be removed before packaging; can this be done in the 
> clean target of rules file?)  I didn't put them in alioth because I 
> would like to put ptlib in another directory, see below.
> Questions whose answer I don't know:
> - I called sources ptlib and opal; I will put opal.diff.gz in 
> opal/experimental; for ptlib I would like to create a new directory, 
> ptlib, and put ptlib.diff.gz in ptlib/unstable, isn't it the best way?
> - I called binaries libpt-2.3 etc. and libopal-3.3; however, the soname 
> are libpt.so.2.3-beta1 and libopal.so.3.3-beta1; I suppose this is ok 
> (developers have not answered for ABI changing, but as it is about a 
> beta, I suppose the ABI won't break (so much))
> - I put the version as 0.svn2008MMDD-1 (like ffmpeg package), I suppose 
> it's ok
> - must I add dfsg to opal name because of the removal of iLBC?


> - in rules, get-orig-source is commented out for the moment

IIRC this was done to prevent accidental re-uploads of a tarball. No
need to do that before a tarball was uploaded to the Debian archive.

If you need to repackage the tarball in any way, it is preffered to do
that in the get-orig-source package.

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