Re: Please hint gtk+2.0 to testing
* Christian Perrier (firstname.lastname@example.org) [060903 22:18]:
> Quoting Andreas Barth (email@example.com):
> > * Loïc Minier (firstname.lastname@example.org) [060903 20:07]:
> > > Would be nice if someone could ack the update of gtk+2.0 from 2.8.18-1
> > > to 2.8.20-1 in testing and even hint it if possible.
> > approved. What does it need hinted?
> IIRC, because it provides a udeb.
Ok, than this is a misunderstanding. I thought you said there is an
extra hint necessary to get it in, apart from the unblock.
> Actually, today, Loic asked on #debian-boot whether the package can be
> hinted or not. As Frans is VAC, I gave my advice, but this udeb is
> actually part of g-i builds, somethign I don't know in deep.
> So, I suggested to check with Joey Hess first and at least get his
> ACK....as D-I backup release manager.
> There are great chances that the hint is safe for d-i, but we should
> maybe be completely sure that it fits Frans plans for d-i releases....
The package is blocked in the part of the freeze-file that is for "could
be handled by britney if britney supports it", so it should be safe
enough now to unblock it.