freeipmi
GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol

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general

source
freeipmi (source, admin)
version
1.5.7-2
maint
Debian FreeIPMI Maintainers (a), Yaroslav Halchenko (u), Bernd Zeimetz (u)
arch
any all
std-ver
3.9.3
VCS
Git (browse)

todo

  • Lintian reports 42 warnings about this package. You should make the package lintian clean getting rid of them.
  • The package should be updated to follow the last version of Debian Policy (Standards-Version 4.1.3 instead of 3.9.3).
  • A new upstream version is available: 1.6.1, you should consider packaging it.
  • The BTS contains patches fixing 6 bugs, consider including or untagging them.
  • This package has "Depends: sysvinit-utils" while sysvinit needs a new maintainer, see RFA #811377.

problems

  • The package is severely out of date with respect to the Debian Policy. Latest version is 4.1.3 and your package only follows 3.9.3...
  • There were override disparities found in suite unstable:
    • freeipmi-ipmidetect: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • libipmimonitoring-dev: Override says libdevel - optional, .deb says libdevel - extra
    • libipmidetect-dev: Override says libdevel - optional, .deb says libdevel - extra
    • freeipmi-tools: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • libipmiconsole2: Override says libs - optional, .deb says libs - extra
    • freeipmi: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • freeipmi-common: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • libfreeipmi-dev: Override says libdevel - optional, .deb says libdevel - extra
    • libfreeipmi17: Override says libs - optional, .deb says libs - extra
    • freeipmi-ipmiseld: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • libipmimonitoring6: Override says libs - optional, .deb says libs - extra
    • freeipmi-bmc-watchdog: Override says admin - optional, .deb says admin - extra
    • libipmidetect0: Override says libs - optional, .deb says libs - extra
    • libipmiconsole-dev: Override says libdevel - optional, .deb says libdevel - extra
  • The current maintainer is looking for someone who can help with the maintenance of this package. If you are interested in this package, please consider helping out. One way you can help is offer to be a co-maintainer or triage bugs in the bts. Please see bug number #628062 for more information.

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bugs

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14
RC
0
I&N
10
M&W
3
F&P
1
Ubu
6