EasyTag new version
noskcaj at ubuntu.com
Fri Oct 11 20:59:30 UTC 2013
Please ignore that. It seems eaytag has just been updated and is
currently in the debian NEW queue, it will be part of ubuntu 14.04 as
On Sat, Oct 12, 2013 at 7:48 AM, Jackson Doak <noskcaj at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> You are probably contacting the wrong people. Ubuntu syncs this from
> debian, where the multimedia team maintain it. You shoulg contact them
> at pkg-multimedia-maintainers at lists.alioth.debian.org , and if you'd
> like to learn to package, they would probably be willing to help. The
> package itself is at http://packages.qa.debian.org/e/easytag.html
> On Sat, Oct 12, 2013 at 2:36 AM, Vasco <vascofalves at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Is there really no interest in doing anything about it? There aren't any
>> rdepends and it doesn't need anything that is not in saucy already to
>> work... I don't know anything about packaging, or I would put it into a ppa
>> myself, but as it is, I'm kind of stuck...
>> On 06/10/13 15:39, Vasco wrote:
>>> There has been a new version of EasyTag out since February 2013. There is
>>> an outstanding bug in both Ubuntu and Debian (Ubuntu one here
>>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/easytag/+bug/1198450) about this,
>>> but no action has been taken on either side. Source found here
>>> http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/easytag/2.1/ .
>>> So, I finally bit the bullet and tried compiling it in saucy. It worked,
>>> after I applied a somewhat hackish patch to remove strict checking for
>>> declaration-after-statement errors (patch attached), and installed intltool,
>>> which is a new build-dep. After that it compiled, and worked as far as I
>>> could tell. I didn't perform extensive testing though.
>>> Of the patches in debian/patches, fix_segfault_loading_tags_from_txt.patch
>>> and fix-out-of-bound.patch have been applied upstream, taglib.patch is no
>>> longer needed as what it did was make EasyTag use taglib instead of
>>> libmp4v2. Upstream is now using taglib as well.
>>> So yeah, it works. Please upload it to the archive.
>> Ubuntu-motu mailing list
>> Ubuntu-motu at lists.ubuntu.com
>> Modify settings or unsubscribe at:
More information about the Ubuntu-motu