Re: Multiple releases of a package on mentors.debian.net
On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 03:09:06PM +1000, Steffen Joeris wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 02:53:40 pm Ben Finney wrote:
> > Steffen Joeris <email@example.com> writes:
> > > On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 02:19:28 pm Ben Finney wrote:
> > > > How can I have two separate releases of my package, targeting
> > > > separate archive suites, available at ‘mentors.debian.net’ for
> > > > prospective sponsors?
> > >
> > > Why don't you just email debdiffs to your sponsor? The package will be
> > > rebuild anyway.
> > Maybe I'm missing your point, but this question seems to dismiss the
> > whole purpose of mentors.debian.net: to *find* a sponsor for a package
> > upload, by making the package available for inspection *before* knowing
> > who will sponsor it.
> Debdiffs can also be emailed to this mailinglist I believe.
> I guess you are talking about "burn", so maybe it's also not a bad idea to CC
> the release team for their ACK since it has to go through s-p-u.
Depending on the security issue, that would need to go through
stable-security, and that needs security team ack.