Re: Removal of icu-config (does your package still detect libicu)
- Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:47:34 +0100
- From: Ondřej Surý <ondrej@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Removal of icu-config (does your package still detect libicu)
The icu maintainer has properly communicated the change in the packaging for the packages I maintain and depend on libicu-dev (and filled RC bugs for it).
I don’t know what has happened that postfix was missed.
Ondřej Surý <ondrej@xxxxxxxx>
> On 16 Feb 2019, at 10:33, Scott Kitterman <debian@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Postfix uses the presence of the icu-config binary to detect if libicu is
> available and thus if SMTPUTF8 support should be compiled in or not.
> Unfortunately, the icu package recently dropped this file, so when postfix was
> binNMU'ed it lost SMTPUTF8 (see #921075).
> I don't know if any other packages depend on this or not, so heads-up. If you
> maintain a package the build-depends on libicu-dev, you might want to check if
> it's broken now.
> I've asked the icu maintainer to put it back (#922451).
> Scott K