[SCM] ardour Debian packaging branch, master, updated. debian/2.8.11-1-2-geb65099

Reinhard Tartler siretart at tauware.de
Wed Aug 4 12:24:58 UTC 2010

On Tue, Aug 03, 2010 at 22:25:56 (EDT), Jonas Smedegaard wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 07:07:47PM -0400, Felipe Sateler wrote:
>>On 29/07/10 22:39, js at users.alioth.debian.org wrote:
>>> The following commit has been merged in the master branch:
>>> commit eb65099ff8e46f626de4dc308f0d68a2759eb31c
>>> Author: Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk>
>>> Date:   Sun May 16 17:50:28 2010 +0200
>>>     Recommend iceweasel and only fallback on virtual www-browser, and
>>> drop superfluous fallback on firefox.
>> The firefox fallback is useful on Ubuntu systems. As it is harmless in
>> debian, I suggest keeping it to avoid Ubuntu/Debian diffs.
> I develop package for a distribution called Debian.

Various members of this team care for both distros, and I'd like this
team to be open for any Ubuntu Member or Developer as well. We even
carry ubuntu branches here.

> I am very happy that other distributions branch off of that work, as
> long as not imposing their clutches/hacks/improvements/whatever on
> Debian.  Giving back makes me extra happy - both when done by
> distributions and by individuals.  But as this is useless to Debian and
> slightly clutters the package dependencies, I dislike it.

firefox might be reintroduced to debian.

> This is my personal opinion, and if stubborn and fanatic compared to
> consensus in this team, I shall not hold you from imposing other styles
> on this or other packages - I can simply avoid packages I feel are
> cluttered instead of cleaning them up.

okay, then let's readd firefox in the list here.

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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