perl versioned Provides now in sid
- Date: Mon, 3 Jul 2017 13:43:53 +0300
- From: Niko Tyni <ntyni@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: perl versioned Provides now in sid
On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 09:26:31PM +0300, Niko Tyni wrote:
> As discussed in #758100, I'd like to switch to using versioned Provides
> in perl/perl-base/perl-modules-5.xx for buster. I'd be interested to
> hear if anybody knows of any remaining blockers for that.
> My current thinking would be not to couple this change with the future
> Perl 5.26 transition, so I'm planning to push this into sid (= the 5.24
> packages) soonish. Unless there's a reason not to?
This is now done in unstable with perl/5.24.1-5.
The fallout so far is #866991 which seems to be a mostly isolated issue.
Please let us know (via debian-perl@ldo, perl@pdo or otherwise) if other
Niko Tyni ntyni@xxxxxxxxxx