[arch-dev-public] perl 5.12 status?

K. Piche kpiche at rogers.com
Wed Jul 28 13:58:23 EDT 2010

On Fri, 2010-07-23 at 09:18 +0200, Firmicus wrote:
> On 23/07/2010 03:16, Allan McRae wrote:
> > What is going on with the perl-5.12 update in [testing]?  Every few days I see rebuilds 
> > for a couple of packages with "perl-5.12 rebuild" as the reason yet we have no rebuild 
> > list. How much more needs done? Is there any schedule for this making it to the main repos?
> >
> > Allan
> >
> I have asked the same question to Kevin a few days ago, saying I could help him if needed. 
> He replied on Tuesday, saying he was going to push it out on Wednesday. I replied that he 
> needs to rebuild perl because I fixed the provides array in trunk since his last build 
> (which was in May I think), and that he also needs to re-consider this:
> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/13808
> Have not heard back from him, but hopefully all this perl stuff will get out of testing soon.
> F

I rebuilt perl with the updated provides array.  I want to get this out
of testing so I'll deal with the stupid/annoying FHS bug later.

If there's no objections I'll migrate perl tomorrow.


K. Piche <kpiche at rogers.com>

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