Re: Report from Debconf's QA BOF
On 14/08/08 at 19:41 -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 14, 2008 at 06:16:43PM -0300, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > Here is a list of what was discussed/agreed upon during Debconf's QA
> > BOF.
> > Handling of orphaned packages
> > =============================
> > After lenny release, the handling of O, ITA and RFA bugs will be
> > changed.
> > - O:, ITA: and RFA: are reassigned to the package they are about.
> > - They are marked as affecting wnpp (new BTS feature) so they show up in
> > the wnpp page
> > - Severities: O: serious
> > RFA: not serious
> > ITA: keeps the severity of the previous state
> > - O: bugs are now RC, so packages are removed from testing using the
> > release team's existing policies. Which means that some O: packages
> > might stay in testing for a longer time because they are dependencies
> > of other packages.
> Were members of the release team represented in this BoF?
Sure, Luk was here, and didn't express any disagreement. Actually, I
tried hard to give several opportunities to raise concerns, but
everybody apparently really agreed with the proposal. (you might want to
check the video when it will be available)
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