Re: update sun-java5 in non-free to close #462622
On Fri, Feb 01, 2008 at 10:36:22AM +0100, Martin Zobel-Helas wrote:
> On Fri Feb 01, 2008 at 10:10:47 +0100, Matthias Klose wrote:
> > Philippe Cloutier writes:
> > > Le January 31, 2008 08:39:52 pm Tom Marble, vous avez ?crit?:
> > > [...]
> > > > Please consider the uploading of 1.5.0_14 as previously mentioned
> > > > as a "timely reaction from the Java maintenance team".
> > > > Please make this fix available to etch users, not just sid users
> > > > (a timely reaction from the Debian Release Team :-) ).
> > > >
> > > As I was trying to say, it's the (Debian) Sun Java maintainance team's
> > > responsability to upload a fixed package for stable.
> > >
> > > If the maintainance team doesn't react timely and nobody else proposes a fixed
> > > package to the security team, then it will be the release team's
> > > responsability to remove the RC-buggy package from stable. As the bug was
> > > just reported, it's still too early for intervention from the release team.
> > The security already did give the statement that they don't care about
> > security updates for non-free. So it doesn't seem too much to *ask*
> > the release team if they consider such an update at all.
> i would consider it stable, but i am just about to close r3 after the
> next dinstall, so we could only consider it only if there would be all
> archs (ia64, amd64 and i386) availible within 24h from now) or for r4.
I can build ia64 today if a source package gets posted within a few hours.