[Live-demo] Which version of gpsprune should be installed on OSGeo-Live 9.0?

Cameron Shorter cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 15:39:31 PDT 2015

OSGeo-Live community,
Especially those who have experience with packaging,
I'm wondering whether you have advise for Activity Workshop re bringing 
gpsprune up to a more recent version on OSGeo-Live.

Johan, maybe you can shed some insight?

On 15/07/2015 4:23 am, Activity Workshop wrote:
> I'm open to any suggestions but it sounds like the backporting to the
> old Ubuntu is trickier than I'd hoped.

On 14/07/2015 3:23 am, Activity Workshop wrote:
> Hi,
> The short answer is I don't know.
> I wrote to the list in May asking for advice on this, because version
> 15.1 is now over 2 years old and a long way behind even Debian Stable.
> Taking a later version of GpsPrune would be great if possible, but the
> last I heard from the list, there were some tricky knock-on effects with
> josm and jmapviewer.  I offered to provide a tarball without any
> dependencies on libmetadata-extractor, if that would make things
> simpler, but I heard nothing back.
> So, it's up to you.
> Regards,
> activityworkshop
> On 10/07/15 01:11, cameron.shorter at gmail.com wrote:
>> Hi activityworkshop,
>> We have started our build cycle for OSGeo-Live 9.0, due to be released
>> at the end of August 2015, in time for FOSS4G 2015 in September.
>> We are interested to know which version of gpsprune  should be
>> installed on OSGeo-Live 9.0?
>> Version 15.1 was installed on OSGeo-Live 8.5.
>> Note that our installer feature freeze is 21 July 2015.
>> Note also that we have switched to git from svn for this release.
>> Details here: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Live_GIS_Disc#Git_migration
>> Any questions, please ask. (Angelos is acting as build manager and
>> will have better technical answers than me).
>> Warm regards,

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