Change log for rxtx package in Ubuntu

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Published in cosmic-release on 2018-05-10
Deleted in cosmic-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
rxtx (2.2pre2+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * Fixed the build failure with Java 10 (Closes: #897558)
  * Fixed the NullPointerException with Java 10 caused by the null
    java.ext.dirs system property (Closes: #896929)
  * Standards-Version updated to 4.1.4
  * Switch to debhelper level 11
  * Use Vcs-* URLs

 -- Emmanuel Bourg <email address hidden>  Wed, 09 May 2018 16:34:13 +0200
Superseded in cosmic-release on 2018-05-10
Published in bionic-release on 2017-11-03
Deleted in bionic-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
rxtx (2.2pre2+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * Repack the upstream tarball and remove prebuilt jar files and CVS
  * Switch to compat level 10.
  * Drop librxtx-java-dbg binary package and use the automatic -dbgsym package
  * Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.1.1.
  * Add java9.patch and support Java 9 by building with -source/-target 1.8.
    Thanks to Chris West for the report. (Closes: #873999)
  * Add privacy-breach.patch and fix various Lintian warnings about
    privacy breach.

 -- Markus Koschany <email address hidden>  Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:54:14 +0200

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Superseded in bionic-release on 2017-11-03
Published in artful-release on 2017-04-20
Published in zesty-release on 2016-10-18
Obsolete in yakkety-release on 2018-01-23
Published in xenial-release on 2015-10-22
Obsolete in wily-release on 2018-01-22
Obsolete in vivid-release on 2018-01-18
Obsolete in utopic-release on 2016-11-03
Deleted in utopic-proposed (Reason: moved to release)
rxtx (2.2pre2-13) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * debian/copyright:
    - Correct Format and remove broken Source link.
    - Update Upstream-Source and contact email address in copyright
  * debian/control:
    - Update upstream in debian/control.
    - Update Vcs links to use canonical URLs.
    - Add <email address hidden> to Uploaders.

 -- tony mancill <email address hidden>  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 20:40:59 -0700

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Superseded in utopic-release on 2014-07-21
Deleted in utopic-proposed on 2014-07-22 (Reason: moved to release)
rxtx (2.2pre2-12) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * Apply patch for USB serial adapters at 38400 (Closes: #740098)
    - Thank you to Jan Niehusmann for the analysis and patch.
  * Apply patch for buffer overflow with long paths.  (Closes: #731151)
    - Thank you to Jose Luis Guardiola for the patch.
  * Remove DMUA field from debian/control.
  * Bump DH dependency from 8 to 9.
    - Add patch for compilation with format-security as error.
  * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5.

 -- tony mancill <email address hidden>  Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:46:17 -0800

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Superseded in utopic-release on 2014-04-27
Published in trusty-release on 2013-10-18
Obsolete in saucy-release on 2015-04-24
Obsolete in raring-release on 2015-04-24
Obsolete in quantal-release on 2015-04-24
rxtx (2.2pre2-11) unstable; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/MonitorThread-daemon.patch
    - Mark threads created by RXTX as daemon so JVM can shut down
      gracefully. Thanks to Christopher Wellons (Closes: #674975)
  * debian/patches/fhs_lock_buffer_overflow_fix.patch 
    - Prevents java from failing with buffer overflow when a locked serial
      debice is opened. Thanks to Sergio Talens-Oliag (Closes: #673778)

 -- Scott Howard <email address hidden>  Sat, 02 Jun 2012 10:13:50 -0400
Superseded in quantal-release on 2012-06-04
Published in precise-release on 2011-11-11
rxtx (2.2pre2-10) unstable; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/multiple_property_dirs.patch
    - handles the case where the "java.ext.dirs" system property contains
      more than one directory. (Closes: #646069) Thanks Philip Ashmore.
  * Added librxtx-java-dbg package and added uninstall target
    (Closes: #646356)
 -- Ubuntu Archive Auto-Sync <email address hidden>   Fri,  11 Nov 2011 09:28:02 +0000

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Superseded in precise-release on 2011-11-11
rxtx (2.2pre2-9) unstable; urgency=low

  * debian/rules: dh_install for removal of *.la from libraries
 -- Ubuntu Archive Auto-Sync <email address hidden>   Mon,  17 Oct 2011 15:33:19 +0000

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Superseded in precise-release on 2011-10-17
Obsolete in oneiric-release on 2015-04-24
rxtx (2.2pre2-8) unstable; urgency=low

  * Updated kfreebsd_port.patch to follow FHS
  * replaced debian_porting.patch with sys_io_h_check.patch to use
    AC_CHECK_HEADERS to determine if sys/io.h is on a system. Thanks
    to Nobuhiro Iwamatsu. (Closes: #609152)
  * port_to_hurd.patch defines that HURD uses the FHS.

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Obsolete in maverick-backports on 2013-03-05
rxtx (2.2pre2-3~maverick1) maverick-backports; urgency=low

  * Automated backport upload; no source changes.

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Superseded in oneiric-release on 2011-04-30
Obsolete in natty-release on 2013-06-04
rxtx (2.2pre2-3) experimental; urgency=low

  * Added ${java:Recommends} to debian/control to recommend links to
    system installed javadocs per Debian Java Policy.
  * Debian policy 3.9.1 (no changes).
  * Added ttyACM_ports.patch to allow for enumeration of many additional
    ports, including ttyACM used in Arduino Uno development boards.
 -- Scott Howard <email address hidden>   Tue, 05 Oct 2010 09:42:49 -0400

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Superseded in natty-release on 2010-10-26
rxtx (2.2pre2-2) unstable; urgency=low

  * Added javadoc to package
  * Changed build depend on default-jdk-builddep to default-jdk
 -- Ubuntu Archive Auto-Sync <email address hidden>   Fri,  15 Oct 2010 09:58:50 +0000

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Superseded in natty-release on 2010-10-15
Obsolete in maverick-release on 2013-03-05
rxtx (2.2pre2-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream release:
    - Fixes JVM crash and UnsatisfiedLinkError/NoClassDefFoundError
      (Closes: #523139) (Closes: #489701)
    - Fixes amd64 support (Closes: #574395)
  * Added debian/watch file
  * Switched to source format 3.0 (quilt)
    - moved debian changes into patch in debian/patches
  * Changed rules to use dh
  * Fixed multiple lintian errors and multiple warnings
    - Policy version 3.8.4
  * Section moved to java from libs
  * Moved to team maintenance: Maintainer: Debian Java maintainers
    - Mario and I moved to uploaders
  * DM Uploads Allowed: yes
  * Build depends on javahelper
    - Binary depends on ${java:Depends}, use jh_installlibs for versioned
    - Versioned naming of RXTXcomm.jar (Debian java policy)
  * Added VCS tags to debian/control
  * Libs now install in /usr/lib/jni instead of /usr/lib
  * Added doc-base file
 -- Scott Howard <email address hidden>   Tue,  22 Jun 2010 17:21:51 +0100

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Superseded in maverick-release on 2010-06-22
Obsolete in lucid-release on 2016-10-26
rxtx (2.1.7r2-4ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low

 * Backport of fix for 64 bit systems
   Source code changes have been backported from development
   snapshot tarball ( downloaded from
   These changes are related to int/long handling into src/SerialImp.c
   and src/SerialImp.h
   - LP: #361635
 -- Alessio Igor Bogani <email address hidden>   Tue, 09 Dec 2009 20:46:12 +0100

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Superseded in lucid-release on 2009-12-17
Obsolete in karmic-release on 2013-03-04
Obsolete in jaunty-release on 2013-02-28
rxtx (2.1.7r2-4) unstable; urgency=low

  * Changed Java build dependency to default-jdk-builddep.
    (closes: Bug#491169)
  * Changed Java dependency to java-runtime.
    (closes: Bug#463115)

 -- Ubuntu Archive Auto-Sync <email address hidden>   Wed,  05 Nov 2008 17:57:03 +0000

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Superseded in jaunty-release on 2008-11-06
Obsolete in intrepid-release on 2013-02-20
Obsolete in hardy-release on 2015-04-24
rxtx (2.1.7r2-3) unstable; urgency=low

  * Removed check of UTS_RELEASE.
    (closes: Bug428998)

Superseded in hardy-release on 2007-10-24
Obsolete in gutsy-release on 2011-09-16
Obsolete in feisty-release on 2009-08-20
Obsolete in edgy-release on 2008-06-19
rxtx (2.1.7-2) unstable; urgency=low

  * Fixed stupid bug in clean target.
    (closes: Bug#354859)

Superseded in edgy-release on 2006-06-15
Obsolete in dapper-release on 2011-09-06
Superseded in dapper-release on 2006-02-03
Obsolete in breezy-release on 2008-03-25
Obsolete in hoary-release on 2008-03-19
rxtx (2.1.6-2) unstable; urgency=high

  * Ship jar file instead of individual classfiles.
    (closes: Bug#275916)
  * Renamed binary package according to Java sub-policy.
  * Changes to, so rxtx can be compiled with recent versions
    of Kaffe and hence can be moved from contrib to main.
  * Removed unnecessary postinst.
  * Fixed Build-Depends and Depends to include a real package (kaffe-dev,
    kaffe) in order to shut up lintian.
  * Thanks for all these changes to Hilko Bengen <email address hidden>.
 -- Mario Joussen <email address hidden>  Sun, 17 Oct 2004 23:49:00 +0200
Obsolete in warty-release on 2008-01-09
rxtx (2.1.6-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    (closes: Bug#160368)

 -- Mario Joussen <email address hidden>  Sat,  2 Nov 2002 15:26:07 +0100
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