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Re: `experimental' directory &c

Bill Mitchell writes ("Re: `experimental' directory &c"):
> As a package maintainer, I get whatever the upstream distributor
> releases.  I debianize it, and release the debianized versions.
> If the upstream distributor lumps bugfixes in with enhancements,
> that's what I've got to work with.  [...]

You've misunderstood me.

I was suggesting that a package maintainer COULD submit two versions,
one experimental and one production, or that they could put new
versions in the experimental area for a bit before copying it across
to the production area.


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