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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 24 Jul 2008 10:27:08 AM UTC  
Category:  getgnash.org packaging Severity:  3 - Normal
Release:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Rob Savoye <rsavoye>
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Tue 09 Jul 2013 11:14:57 AM UTC, 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 16 Aug 2008 01:51:36 AM UTC, comment #1:

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


Dossy Shiobara <dossy>
Thu 24 Jul 2008 10:27:08 AM UTC, 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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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-07-09 rsavoye Assigned toNone => rsavoye
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2013-07-08 bjacques Categorybuild => getgnash.org packaging
        Assigned tonelsonrn => None
    2008-07-24 jgilmore CategoryNone => build
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