Bug#652650: transition: imagemagick
On 29/03/12 21:56, Julien Cristau wrote:
>> On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 10:27 PM, Julien Cristau
>> <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> Package: release.debian.org User:
>>>> firstname.lastname@example.org Usertags: transition
>>>> Severity: normal
>>>> Dear Release Team,
>>>> The newer imagemagick package just uploaded to unstable
>>>> (18.104.22.168-1) introduces an ABI change, without API change.
>>>> BinNMUs should be enough this time.
>>> Feel free to go ahead with this now. Thanks for your
>> Many thanks ! It will have to wait until the fix for #665007 to
>> reach testing, most probably on Saturday.
> I'm not sure what you mean, that bug is not even fixed in unstable
> as far as I (or the BTS) can tell. And testing and sid have the
> same version.
Yep, but the fix is just on its way ;-), with urgency=high since
it's a security problem that was only half-fixed. I prefer to wait
until testing is safe again before uploading disruptive changes to
unstable, since it will take some time before imagemagick can
transition to testing again, won't it ?
Vincent Fourmond, Debian Developer
His followers called him Mahasamatman and said he was a god. He
preferred to drop the Maha- and the -atman, however, and called
-- Roger Zelazny, Lord of Light
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