Re: Bug#511303: not that easy to fix
>> To fix this issue we have to (a) change the parsing of the new queue
>> to store multiple NEW URLs or to take only the latest one and (b) fix
>> the output of the URLs to support multiple NEW URLs (or leave it as it
>> is if only the latest version is used).
> I think it would be better to fix the new.822 file generator to
> produce one instance per .changes file so to not overload the meaning
> of the Version field with several values, or at least show only one
> instance for the latest version and its matching file in Changes-File.
> It would also be nice to change the Architectures field to Architecture,
> and split its values with space instead of comma+space, to match the
> standard field.
I personally do *not* care how this file looks. Do coordinate changes
with those people that use it, which is the QA group and Lamby for the
BTS bot. Whatever fits them is what can be done. Well, and whatever fits
into the code. It is dak/queue_report.py in which you want to look.
I will happily merge patches (git trees preferred :) ) when the above is
true, ie. the readers of the file all agreed on one format that fits
<dannf> asking an engineer at hp for part numbers is like asking Ganneff
for the right mixture of fuel for a 747 - i might happen to know
(like if i'd just ordered one) or might know someone who knows,
but its a crapshoot :) )