[Pkg-virtualbox-devel] How do you build the
meskes at debian.org
Wed Oct 22 15:59:31 UTC 2008
On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 08:13:54AM -0500, Joseph Rawson wrote:
> It seems that the binary modules won't even be available anymore.
No this should/will be changed. It just was a problem for that upload. I fully
expect the next upload to include virtualbox-ose again.
> > > own modules before using the application. Waiting for the user to
> > > discover this after the application is running isn't really good (I will
> > > help with this and write the template if y'all want to do this).
> > This is the very nature of a -source package.
> I don't really understand this response.
All -source packages are there for the user to build the module package if the
provided one (if there is one) does not really help. I don't see a reason for a
note there. Besides this is definitely not something debconf should be used
> I'm very happy that you took the time to respond to this mail. I was getting
> the feeling that I would just be ignored, and that expressing some
> disappointment on this list would make me "persona non grata". I am not the
> type of person who just complains and expects things to be done. I am very
> willing to help in any means that I am able to.
Don't worry, I was travelling (PGDay) and I guess the others failed to find
time to answer either.
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