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bug #23926: getgnash.org doesn't have current release's debs or rpms or exes

Submitted by:  John Gilmore <jgilmore>
Submitted on:  Thu Jul 24 10:27:08 2008  
Category: getgnash.org packagingSeverity: 3 - Normal
Release: NoneStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Rob Savoye <rsavoye>
Open/Closed: Closed

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Tue Jul 9 11:14:57 2013, comment #2:

Getgnash.org is primarily used for development snapshots, as official releases are built by the various distributions.

Rob Savoye <rsavoye>
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Sat Aug 16 01:51:36 2008, comment #1:

I've uploaded the Win32 build of Gnash 0.8.3 to getgnash.org -


Dossy Shiobara <dossy>
Thu Jul 24 10:27:08 2008, original submission:

We must be testing that these build and install before we cut a final release -- but we aren't putting them into getgnash.org. The latest debs are from the 0.8 release! The last Vista binaries are from 0.8.1.

We also aren't building new gnash binaries for older releases.
E.g. 0.8.3 Fedora rpm's are there, but only for Fedora 9. For Fedora 8 we have 0.8.2, for Fedora 7 we have 0.8.

Ideally when each new release has been cut, binaries for all platforms (F6, F7, F8, F9, various Debians, various Ubuntus, various Windows, etc) are all released simultaneously or shortly after. We used to have a build farm for this; do we now use virtual machines? Didn't I see a tinderbox somewhere?

John Gilmore <jgilmore>
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    Mon Jul 8 12:15:20 2013bjacquesCategorybuild=>getgnash.org packaging
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    Thu Jul 24 10:27:57 2008jgilmoreCategoryNone=>build
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