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Re: Stable images broken?

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2011/6/29 Steve McIntyre <steve@einval.com>:
> On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 02:32:49AM +0530, shirish शिरीष wrote:
>>I don't think so. I downloaded the DVD image via jigdo and I had the
>>older one downloaded through jigdo as well .
>>The only difference between this image and the last image is of 314
>>files (amd64 arch) . If it was wheezy, I would assume that the
>>difference between files would have been much larger. I am not sure
>>though why its 314 files, they said 150/160 odd packages being
>>changed. I do know that sometimes some meta-package may have 3
>>individual packages, some binary, some binary-common and some
>>binary-data, maybe that's the change. Also maybe the changes they had
>>said may just be in main and not of other archives (contrib and
>>non-free) where the package change policies may be more relaxing.
> The number (150/160) will be the number of source packages
> updated. The number you're seeing and reporting will be the number of
> binary packages. By my count, across all architectures and source
> there were 8109 updated files in the pool. That's counting the files
> in the diff that I use for generating the update CDs/DVDs.

Dear Steve,
 First of all thank you for your quick and articulate reply.  The
geek/curious in me likes to know such things ;)

Another thing to note is I removed the CC to other lists as my reply
might just be additional noise which they might not be interested in.

>>One has to keep in mind, that this has made sure that the weekly
>>images aren't there on time. See for instance
>>The last image is still reflecting the one done on 20th June ,
> Correct. When I'm working on a (point) release, I disable the daily
> and weekly builds so as not to cause confusion or congestion on the
> build machine.

umm..... when can we expect the weekly builds to be back on ?

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