Backport Packages

There are some packages backported to hardy from later debian/ubuntu because there wasn't one available or suitable in hardy. These packages are generally available from the apt repo.

bitlbee

  • Version: 1.2.7
  • Source: Rebuilt from Sid source deb.
  • Built by: receive
  • Build date: May 16th 2010
  • Reason: The version of bitlbee in hardy can't connect to either Yahoo or MSN.

tmux

  • Version: 1.0
  • Source: Rebuilt from lucid source deb.
  • Built by: receive
  • Build date: Nov 13th 2009
  • Reason: Not available in hardy.

python-twitter

  • Version: 0.7-dev
  • Source: Built from ubuntu source deb, with latest code pulled from svn
  • Built by: receive
  • Build date: Oct 10th 2009
  • Reason: Latest version needed for peepd compatibility. No version available in hardy.

ircd-hybrid

  • Version: 7.2.2
  • Source: Built from hardy source deb.
  • Built by: unknown
  • Build date: unknown
  • Reason: Needs to be built from source deb for ssl. Not technically a backport, just listed here for completeness.

libautodie-perl

  • Version: 1.999-1
  • Source: Imported karmic binary deb.
  • Import date: May 4th 2009
  • Reason: Not available pre karmic.

libarray-diff-perl

  • Version: 0.05.002-1
  • Source: Imported karmic binary deb.
  • Import date: May 18th 2009
  • Reason: Not available pre karmic.