swt-gtk sync-request.

Onkar Shinde onkarshinde at gmail.com
Thu Jul 23 16:28:45 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 4:12 PM, Onkar Shinde<onkarshinde at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 9:02 AM, Onkar Shinde<onkarshinde at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 11:43 PM, Adrian Perez<adrianperez.deb at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hello list.
>>> I've recently uploaded swt-gtk_3.4.2-1 to debian sid.
>>> You may consider integrating it.
>>> As you may know SWT is a standard widget toolkit developed from eclipse,
>>> and it's objective it's to provide native look and feel in the
>>> architectures it supports.
>> I am going to work on this some time this week. It may not be sync but
>> rather a merge as there are some changes in Ubuntu ex. xulrunner-1.9.1
>> is going to replace xulrunner-1.9 in karmic.
> Here is an update on this. There were some changes done to swt-gtk in
> Ubuntu (version 3.4-2ubuntu2) to fix FTBFS on lpia and powerpc. I am
> not sure if those changes are still relevant. Since the default-jdk is
> different in Ubuntu and Debian, I can not rely on Debian build logs to
> decide whether to drop these changes. And since currently openjdk is
> not installable (dependency problems) on powerpc in karmic chroot I
> can not try building the source package from Debian.
> So this merge (or sync) will have to wait till openjdk becomes
> installable on powerpc.

I merged swt-gtk two days ago. I had to retain all the changes. They
will be useful in Debian when debian switched to openjdk as default


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