[Pkg-haskell-maintainers] Bug#600691: Bug#600691: libghc6-texmath-dev: should link against libghc6-parsec3-dev
nomeata at debian.org
Tue Oct 19 15:53:16 UTC 2010
Am Dienstag, den 19.10.2010, 07:18 -0700 schrieb John MacFarlane:
> Pandoc does use a parser defined in texmath. So if texmath links
> against parsec2, and the rest of pandoc links against parsec3 (as
> it currently does in the debian package), there might be a problem
Yes, if it uses a parser from the package, then the versions need to
> Jonas, have you tried changing the pandoc debian/rules to link against
> parsec2? Pandoc 1.6 should work with either version of parsec.
> It seems to me that it would be best if all of these inter-operating
> packages linked against the same version of parsec. All three of
> them will currently work with either version. Would the maintainer
> of texmath consider bumping the build dependency to parsec3?
We can bump the dependency in Debian. The other user of texmath, gitit,
already links against parsec2, so this is fine.
> > >Do you plan to upload pandoc to unstable or experimental? Is it
> > >targeted to squeeze?
> > >
> > >(But no objections to doing the bump, the question is whether we
> > >want to do it now in unstable, now in experimental, or after the
> > >release in unstable)
> > It is a new upstream release, so unless John can help raise concern
> > about security bugs in older releases, I believe it is too late in
> > the game for Squeeze.
> Unfortunately, I don't see any security fixes in the changelog.
I wouldn’t call it unfortunate :-)
@Jonas: So do you want to upload pandoc to experimental or do you want
to wait ’till after the release and upload to unstable?
Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
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