Patch Pilot Report 20120316
james.page at ubuntu.com
Fri Mar 16 12:36:04 UTC 2012
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Here's what I got up to today:
Tweaked patch tags slightly and uploaded to oneiric-proposed.
Already uploaded - MP was strange as it was proposing merging
oneiric-updates into oneiric - fed back to proposer and asked them to
delete the MP.
This bug report is a little confused as its unclear whether this is
an SRU or a request for a backport. I've asked the reporter to
confirm which is required and pointed him at the relevant processes.
Unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors for the time being.
Package not in the archive for oneiric - asked proposer to withdraw MP.
Not yet ready for review - needs a FFe however it is handled.
Unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors for the time being and asked reporter to
resubscribe when ready.
Proposed changes to upstart configuration will break in some types
of deployment - provided feedback on bug report, unsubscribed
ubuntu-sponsors and suggested that reporter propose a more appropriate
fix against the ubuntu packaging branch owned by ubuntu-server-dev.
Covered by Merge Proposal - unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors.
This one took sometime (its big); provided feedback on a couple of
specific issues and generally expressed concern about the number of
patches being carried for non-bug related trivial issues (compilation
warnings, typos in debug messages etc) - recommended the proposer
review. Marked 'Needs Fixing'
Pending final fix from upstream packagers; FFe approved and
archive-admin ready to review; I will pick up sponsoring the uploads
when ready (as I have done most of the review to-date). Unsubscribed
The original patch has been accepted upstream - however they have
not yet released 1.60; thanked the contributor for his revised patch
for precise but recommended that we wait for the upstream release as
this is only a minor typo in the manpage. Unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors.
Required updates have been made to the debdiff for natty and SRU
details appeared to be in order - tweaked changelog to have a bit more
detail and uploaded to natty-proposed. Unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors.
Covered by Merge Proposal also in the queue - Unsubscribed
MP for above. Changelog needed work and patches had limited
tagging. Provided feedback. This is a large set of patches outside
my specific area of expertise so review from a dev who has more
knowledge appreciated - I did check that it built!
Changelog needed quite a bit of work and package has not been
updated for a long time - provided feedback to reporter/contributor on
what needs to be fixed. Turns out jot is not that random in some use
Work already completed upstream by Chuck; thanked contributor for
his work and explained that it would land in precise in the next few
days when we do the next weekly release. Unsubscribed ubuntu-sponsors.
dholbach beat me to it....
Changelog and patch required some further work - queried whether it
might be better to re-sync from Debian which now has version 1.6.
That's me done for today (aside from landing the zentyal packages...)
Ubuntu Core Developer
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