PHP for KK cycle (was Re: Merge Opportunities Report - 2022-05-02)

Athos Ribeiro athos.ribeiro at
Wed May 4 13:17:16 UTC 2022

On Tue, May 03, 2022 at 12:00:59PM +0530, Utkarsh Gupta wrote:
>On Tue, May 3, 2022 at 9:54 AM Bryce Harrington
><bryce.harrington at> wrote:
>> > cacti                           1.2.16+ds1-2ubuntu1       1.2.19+ds1-2         Bryce Harrington
>> > mediawiki                       1:1.35.5-1ubuntu3         1:1.35.5-2           Bryce Harrington
>> > php-cache-tag-interop           1.0.1-1ubuntu1            1.1.0-1              Utkarsh Gupta
>> > phploc                          7.0.2-1ubuntu1            7.0.2-2              Bryce Harrington
>> > rainloop                        1.14.0-3ubuntu1           1.16.0+dfsg-1        Bryce Harrington
>> > php-pear                  1:1.10.13+submodules+notgz+2022032202-2 1:1.10.12+submodules+notgz+20210212-1ubuntu3
>> The above packages IIRC are leaf apps, that should be relatively
>> straightforward merges.  Hopefully in some cases the delta can be
>> dropped and the package sync'd.  I'd suggest prioritizing them just to
>> get them out of the way before anything crazy hits.
>In my opinion, since we have time, I'd like to drop this delta and get
>this in-sync w/ Debian. That'd mean two things here:
>a) Check if we can safely drop the delta; i.e. the package in Debian
>builds w/o FTBFS, et al, in Ubuntu.
>b) If we still need the delta, send MRs, debdiffs, et al, to Debian.
>Athos, send MRs to Debian in such cases and let us know via
>#debian-php (the place where we once talked) and I can sponsor your
>uploads there. This way we'll reduce the technical-debt we've gained
>over the months now. And I'd really want that.

Hey, Utkarsh :)

It would be nice if we could get some feedback on and get reviewed and

Thanks for the help!


Athos Ribeiro

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