[HEADS UP] libgit2 and -glib version bump to 0.23.0 in f23 & rawhide

Igor Gnatenko i.gnatenko.brain at gmail.com
Fri Jul 31 09:46:21 UTC 2015

On Fri, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:58 AM, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek
<zbyszek at in.waw.pl> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 03:58:09PM +0000, Igor Gnatenko wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm planning today to update libgit2[0] and libgit2-glib[1] in Fedora 23
>> and Fedora Rawhide to new version. API has changed, some functions removed,
>> some has new/type changed parameters. Read more[2].
>> Packages which needs rebuild (probably patches or updates needed):
> OK, and what happens if the patches turn out to be non-trivial
> and slow in being produced? I really think this kind of change should
> be done first using scratch builds of all dependent packages
> (or using a side tag if there are more than a handful of dependent
> packages). This way maintainers have time to respond in case
> upstream work is needed, and we don't get uninstallable
> packages in rawhide.
> Recent gdal update was similar. Some dependent packages require porting
> to the new APIs, nobody knows when that will happen.
I have time today, I will take a care to submit upstream bugs about
porting and will try to send patches with bugs.
>> * gitg
>> * gnome-builder
>> * kate-plugins
>> * kf5-ktexteditor
>> * python-pygit2
>> * python3-pygit2
>> * rubygem-rugged
>> * subsurface
>> * gedit-plugin-git
>> I will rebuild gnome-builder myself, others I can't due to lack of
>> permissions.
>> Hope you will rebuild it ASAP ;)
> Rebuilt kf5-ktexteditor, kate, gedit-plugins.
> rubygem-rugged from git should work. I'm waiting for a build to finish.
> pygit2 *should* already work. Not sure what is wrong.
> http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=10552396
Will check in 2 hours.
> subsurface fails: http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=10552496
> subsurface 4.4.2 is out, but the changelog indicates nothing
> relevant.
Will check in 2 hours.
> Above was all for rawhide. For F23, if it turns out that it is not
> possible to rebuild everything quickly, the change should be reverted
> imho.
> Zbyszek
-Igor Gnatenko

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