[Pkg-virtualbox-devel] Bug#658959: RFS: phpvirtualbox-4.1
marcus.osdoba at googlemail.com
Mon Feb 6 23:08:31 UTC 2012
Am 06.02.2012 23:29, schrieb Arno Töll:
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> Hello Marcus,
> On 06.02.2012 23:12, Marcus Osdoba wrote:
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "phpvirtualbox-4.1". I
>> use the package on my own on a headless server. It connects to vbox
>> via it's soap interface.
> please get in touch with Debian's Virtualbox maintainers. They might
> consider sponsoring you.
I tried that some days ago, but didn't get an answer (but a week is not
Unfortuantly, I cannot find a link to the mailinglist archive for
pkg-virtualbox-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org
Anyway, here is what I've written on January 30th:
Hello Debian vb team,
I have started debianizing phpvirtualbox  for my own needs and hope
this is the right place to bring it up.
Please guide me if I'm wrong.
I use it on a headless server and feel very comfortable with it, so I
think it might be useful for other users, too
and it should enter the Debian package pool. The version I started with
is phpvirtualbox-4.0 which applies
to vb 4.0 installations only (4.0.x and 4.1.y are not forcefully API
Phpldapadmin served as an example and dh_make was used to create the
deb-package source .
I have tested the build with dpkg-buildpackage and run through the
install/remove/purge tests as proposed in the
deb maintainers guide.
I'm not a DM. This is my first attempt to package something for Debian.
I can afford some time to package 4.1, too.
Please let me know if there are any chances to get this into Debian or
if I broke any rules.
After googeling around, I realized the mentoring workflow and went that way.
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