Ubuntu Hoary - Upgrade to latest subversion release
gregpinero at gmail.com
Thu Jul 28 14:11:07 UTC 2005
I wanted to make sure you got my last message. I'm really anxious to
get subversion working. Would you mind explaining your reccomended
approach a bit more?
On 7/26/05, Gregory Piñero <gregpinero at gmail.com> wrote:
> Below sounds promising except that I don't really understand it ...
> Would you mind listing out the steps a little more and telling me what
> they're doing?
> I'm still pretty new to all the Linux stuff.
> > Yup. I learned this not a week ago when I wanted to have Breezy's Ruby
> > under Hoary, and the way I did is is described in the comments here:
> > http://weblog.zerokspot.com/posts/426/#comments
> > If I were to do this again, I'd wouldn't add the Breezy sources
> > (`apt-get source subversion` ignores the pinning and tries to
> > install Breezy's versions of build-depends, so it's useless).
> > What I'd most probably do would be to find subversion's source
> > package, apt-get the build-depends mentioned there plus the
> > build-essential and fakeroot packages (all from Hoary), get the
> > subversion_1.2.0.orig.tar.gz and subversion_1.2.0-1ubuntu1.diff.gz
> > files, untar the original, unzip the diff, patch the orig with the
> > diff and `fakeroot dpkg-buildpackage`. After a longish wait I'd be
> > presented with all of the .debs built from that source, so I'd check
> > their dependencies (with `dpkg-deb -f package.deb`) and install them
> > by hand (satisfying the dependencies as I go along).
> >  http://packages.ubuntu.com/breezy/source/subversion
> > Cheers,
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