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Re: An old idea, brought back to life



Previously Anthony Towns wrote:
> Essentially prerelease == unstable without the larger instabilities.

This remark almost forces one to think of another system: keep the
current release system, but put a small layer between Incoming and
unstable, where recently uploaded package are. Only when nobody
complains about those within a certain timelimit (2 weeks? a couple of
days might not reach all mirrors) will they be moved into unstable.
Basically a sort of public Incoming with a Packages file for dselect and
apt.

Wichert.

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