Debian Bug report logs - #651010
libavc1394-0: Patch for multiarch support

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Package: libavc1394-0; Maintainer for libavc1394-0 is Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>; Source for libavc1394-0 is src:libavc1394.

Reported by: William A Van Hevelingen <>

Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2011 00:09:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version 0.5.3-1build4

Fixed in version libavc1394/0.5.4-1

Done: Alessio Treglia <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to, Daniel Kobras <>:
Bug#651010; Package libavc1394-0. (Mon, 05 Dec 2011 00:09:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: William A Van Hevelingen <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: libavc1394-0: Patch for multiarch support
Date: Sun, 04 Dec 2011 16:04:04 -0800
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: libavc1394-0
Version: 0.5.3-1build4
Severity: normal


The attached patch makes libavc1394-0 compatible with multiarch, as described at

William Van Hevelingen

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers natty-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'natty-updates'), (500, 'natty-security'), (500, 'natty'), (100, 'natty-backports')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-11-generic (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libavc1394-0 depends on:
ii  libc6                     2.13-0ubuntu13 Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  libraw1394-11             2.0.6-1        library for direct access to IEEE 

libavc1394-0 recommends no packages.

libavc1394-0 suggests no packages.

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Information forwarded to, Daniel Kobras <>:
Bug#651010; Package libavc1394-0. (Mon, 05 Dec 2011 00:57:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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Message #10 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Jakub Wilk <>
To: William A Van Hevelingen <>,
Subject: Re: Bug#651010: libavc1394-0: Patch for multiarch support
Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2011 01:53:27 +0100
* William A Van Hevelingen <>, 2011-12-04, 16:04:
>The attached patch makes libavc1394-0 compatible with multiarch, as 
>described at <>.

Hmm, the patch doesn't look complete. It doesn't actually add Multi-Arch 
field to any package...

> Package: libavc1394-dev
> Section: libdevel
> Architecture: any
>+Pre-Depends: ${misc:Pre-Depends}
> Depends: libavc1394-0 (= ${Source-Version}), libc6-dev
> Suggests: pkg-config
> Conflicts: libavc1394-0 (<= 0.3.1-3)

As far as I can tell, this is not needed, as libavc1394-dev doesn't ship 
any shared libraries.

On the other hand, Pre-Depends *is* needed for the libavc1394-0 package.

Jakub Wilk

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Message #17 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Alessio Treglia <>
Subject: Bug#651010: fixed in libavc1394 0.5.4-1
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2012 17:05:14 +0000
Source: libavc1394
Source-Version: 0.5.4-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
libavc1394, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394-0_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb
  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394-dev_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb
  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394-tools_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb
  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394_0.5.4-1.debian.tar.gz
  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394_0.5.4-1.dsc
  to main/liba/libavc1394/libavc1394_0.5.4.orig.tar.gz

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Alessio Treglia <> (supplier of updated libavc1394 package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2012 21:39:20 +0100
Source: libavc1394
Binary: libavc1394-dev libavc1394-0 libavc1394-tools
Architecture: source amd64
Version: 0.5.4-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>
Changed-By: Alessio Treglia <>
 libavc1394-0 - control IEEE 1394 audio/video devices
 libavc1394-dev - control IEEE 1394 audio/video devices (development files)
 libavc1394-tools - control IEEE 1394 audio/video devices (utilities)
Closes: 372894 425382 600784 633190 651010 654648
 libavc1394 (0.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * New maintainer (Closes: #654648);
     thanks to Daniel Kobras for the great work done.
   * New upstream release (Closes: #600784):
     - test/panelctl.[c1]: apply patch from Jerry Fiddler to add options
       --guid, --specid, --swversion, and --commands.
   * Switch to source package format 3.0 (quilt) plus DH 7.
   * Build-depend on dh-autoreconf.
   * Move files under /usr/bin into a new support package: libavc1394-tools.
   * Remove ancient Conflicts/Replaces on libavc1394-0 (<= 0.3.1-3).
   * Set priority to optional. (Closes: #425382)
   * Build with Multiarch support. (Closes: #651010)
   * Explicitly disable the build of static libraries.
   * Get rid of unneeded .la files. (Closes: #633190)
   * Implement DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS noopt flag. (Closes: #372894)
   * Drop libc6-dev from -DEV's Depends field.
   * Add missing {misc,shlibs}:Depends wherever needed.
   * Replace deprecated Source-Version substvar with binary:Version.
   * Add Homepage field.
   * Fix lintian's warning binary-control-field-duplicates-source.
   * Add watch file.
   * Update debian/copyright as per DEP-5.
   * Convert dpatch patches to quilt format.
   * Small improvements to the manpages
     - Fix hyphen-used-as-minus-sign.
     - Set an appropriate whatis entry to panelctl's manpage.
   * Fix various misspellings in the libraries and tools.
   * Refresh patches.
   * Run wrap-and-sort -a -s.
   * Bump Standards.
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