Re: Multiarch support in dpkg — really in time for wheezy?
On Fri, 2011-10-21 at 11:23:27 +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Oct 2011, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > We would like to see a dpkg with multiarch support in experimental now
> > and dpkg in sid in about two weeks time. Otherwise we might not be able to
> > pursue this goal for wheezy.
> Given this, and if Guillem hasn't responded with a review requiring
> further work on the branch by sunday, I will upload dpkg 1.16.2 to
> experimental on sunday (October 23th).
> But I will do this release from a leaf branch that will not (yet) be
> merged in master. That way Guillem still has a chance to improve the
> multiarch branch prior to its merge in master. But this merge must
> happen in the next 2 weeks so that we can upload dpkg 1.16.3 to sid
> no later than the 6th of november.
> I will also ensure that this second upload happens.
NACK on both unreviewed uploads.
What I'll do though, when I get back home tomorrow from my current
trip, is to push already reviewed stuff and keep pushing incrementally,
instead of my usual big pushes, so that the progress is more visible.
The 1.16.2 will still happen, as planned, quicker than our usual 2
months between micro releases.