Re: Bug#313145: Support for debian-volatile
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On 17-02-2009 09:34, Lupe Christoph wrote:
> On Tuesday, 2009-02-17 at 11:35:09 +0000, George B. wrote:
>> 2009/2/17 Lupe Christoph <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>>> For me, this looks like a case for http://www.backports.org/ .
>> Good point. What is the process to make the request? Should I file a new bug?
> They haven't started lenny-backports yet. The structure is there,
> though. Why don't you just ask on the backports-users mailing list? I;m
> not familiar with the way packages are selected for backports. I use
> them if they are available, otherwise I build my own.
Joerg announced that lenny-backports is already working. To
upload to backports.org you need to be a Debian Developer and request
your key to be added to the backports.org keyring, if you aren't a DD
you'll have to look for a package sponsor.
As long as the package is in "testing" it is accepted in
backports.org, that's the "Rule of Thumb".
Felipe Augusto van de Wiel (faw)
"Debian. Freedom to code. Code to freedom!"
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