Re: Bug#154950: Gnome 2 transition
firstname.lastname@example.org (=?iso-8859-15?q?R=E9mi?= Letot) writes:
> making gnome2 the only contender in unstable would invalidate those
> packages. Of course this is a temporary situation in most cases.
Right. In essence, that's exactly the point of unstable. It's the place
that things like that are allowed and expected to happen temporarily when
large transitions are underway. One measure of success of a major transition
is how quickly it gets resolved.