[X2Go-Dev] [X2Go-User] Vivid packages in X2Go ppa's

Mike Gabriel mike.gabriel at das-netzwerkteam.de
Tue Apr 21 09:38:53 CEST 2015

Hi Mihai,

On  Di 21 Apr 2015 09:19:01 CEST, Mihai Moldovan wrote:

> On 21.04.2015 08:56 AM, Mike Gabriel wrote:
>> Unfortunately, builds for new versions of Ubuntu have to be enabled
>> manually for all packages (stable, nightlies, baikal) every half
>> year.
> What a huge waste of time.


> I still need to add vivid support to the LTS release packages (i.e.,
> Baikal.) I haven't done so far, because I wasn't sure Baikal was going
> anywhere. I want to go for a new LTS release or dropping LTS releases as
> a whole, whatever makes most sense.
> But given Baikal is supposed to be still supported until September, I
> probably should add vivid (and hope it works.)

Baikal builds should work. However, Baikal should be superseded by  
$NEXT_LTS. An LTS release scheme in X2Go is useful IMHO.

>> Also packages for Ubuntu versions that have reached end of life need
>> to be removed manually from the PPAs.
> Haven't done that yet...
> I saw that old releases are automatically removed from the build list
> when updating the build list, but packages probably stick around and
> need to be manually removed. Luckily, that should be easier because I
> don't have to go through all repos and recipes individually...

Exactly. Or place that on $SOMEONE else's todo list.



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