Re: Your package 'btrfs-tools' was sponsored
* Andrew Sharp <email@example.com> [2009-05-18 22:36:38 CEST]:
> I got this, but I'm not sure what it means. As far as I know, my
> upload generated no interest, and no one volunteered to sponsor the
> package. I probably didn't ask in the right way, or no one cares.
> Anyway, this looks automated, and it doesn't appear that -4 is in
> testing, maybe it's in sid, but I didn't bother to take a look. Does
> this mean I should do something, or ?
-4 is in unstable, yes. "rmadison" from the devscripts package can tell
you that in a quick and easy way, looking at
<http://packages.debian.org/btrfs-tools> would do the same - it's not so
But the message comes from mentors.debian.net, a service that's not
really related to backports.org so you should rather ask on their lists.
I guess they just compare the version numbers and don't check for the
Distribution part of the changes file. Why they claim that it got
sponsored though is strange, but again - this is not really related to
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