Main Inclusion Report for libnice


  1. Availability:; available for all supported architectures

  2. Rationale:

    • Dependency of farsight2
  3. Security:

    • CVE entries: None

    • Secunia history: None

    • Any binaries running as root or suid/sgid ? Any daemons ? No
    • Network activity: does it open any port? Does it handle incoming network data? Yes, by definition, it implements the ICE protocol
    • Does it directly (not through a library) process binary (video, audio, etc) or structured (PDF, etc) data? No
    • Any source code review performed? No
  4. Quality assurance:

    • In what situations does the package not work out of the box without configuration? None known
    • Does the package ask any debconf questions higher than priority 'medium'? No
    • Debian bugs: No bugs

    • Maintenance in Debian is calm

    • Upstream is calm

    • Upstream bug tracker: Nothing critical

    • Hardware: Does this package deal with hardware and if so how exotic is it ? Not directly
    • Is there a test suite in the upstream source or packaging ? Is it enabled to run in the build ? Included but not run in our package
  5. UI standards:

    • User-visible strings are internationalized using standard gettext system ? No strings
    • Package with translatable strings builds a PO template during package build ? No strings
    • End-user applications ship a desktop file ? None needed
  6. Standards compliance:

    • FHS, Debian Policy compliance ? Yes

    • Packaging system (debhelper/cdbs/dbs) ? Patch system ? Any packaging oddities ? cdbs
  7. Dependencies: all in main

  8. Maintenance:

    • How much maintenance is this package likely to need ? Upstream maintains debian packages
    • Who is responsible for monitoring the quality of this package and fixing its bugs ? Upstream maintains debian packages
  9. Background information:

    • The general purpose and context of the package should be clear from the package's debian/control file. If it isn't then please explain.
  10. Internationalization:

    • Are graphical applications translatable? Do they support gettext? No strings


MIR bug:

Report Author: KenVanDine

MainInclusionReport/LibNice (last edited 2009-07-03 11:28:47 by pD9EB76E1)