Re: Status of Potato
On Thu, Nov 04, 1999 at 02:40:13PM +0100, Christian Surchi wrote:
> On 02-Nov-99 Richard Braakman wrote:
> > Before the freeze, we will have to deal with the backlog in Incoming
> > somehow. There are more than 200 packages in it now and it's growing.
> > Help is on the way, but probably not in time. In any case, I do not
> > think it is wise to install a hundred new packages just before the
> > freeze! My plan is to handle all the packages that fix bugs, and
> > leave the rest for the new unstable.
> I think that this is wrong. This destroy a lot of work made by several
> developers (and not only). Probably in Incoming there are many packages
> _made_for_potato and I think they must be moved in potato. I think also that
> Incoming handling must be reorganized.
This incoming stuff is completly stupid ! Why aren't the uploaded packaged
directly moved to the directory structure ! The developpers aren't funny
enough to put a false section or something like that !
DDDD EEEEE BBBB II AAAAA NN N LL II NN N U U X X
DD D E__ B__B II A___A N N N LL II N N N U U XX
DD D E B B II A A N N N LL II N N N U U XX
DDDD EEEEE BBBB II A A N NN LLLLL II N NN UUUUU X X