Uncoordinated (?) x264 SONAME bump

Reinhard Tartler siretart at gmail.com
Fri May 11 08:30:04 UTC 2012

On Fri, May 11, 2012 at 3:22 AM, Cyril Brulebois <kibi at debian.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> (The following is written based on the assumption we weren't contacted
> since the 4th of March [end of the previous x264 transition]; apologies
> if I missed some mails to debian-release at .)
> please coordinate with us for next x264 SONAME bumps. I noticed that
> because vlc's late rebuild for the libupnp transition got a dependency
> on the new libx264-123 binary… Meaning vlc/mipsel can't migrate until
> x264 is ready, decrufted, and reverse dependencies are happy too. Among
> other things (I haven't assessed yet the possible damages), this delays
> libupnp's end of transition, and makes britney runs very slow, which
> isn't nice given the amount of entangled stuff we're dealing with
> (meaning a lot of dry runs to get stuff sorted). :/

Apologies for the inconvenience, I did sponsor this upload and missed
to check that you have been contacted in advance. Will do so in future
and upload to experimental if you haven't been yet.



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