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Re: why is it not moving to testing

On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 02:07:08PM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 06:29:36AM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
> > >No, of course it doesn't. It guarantees that it built once on one
> > >architecture with one set of debs installed. Which is better than nothing,
> > >and, really, all you can reasonably ask a maintainer to demonstrate.
> > 
> > I really don't see how the two things are exclusive. Require a binary
> > for upload, then dump it.

> This seems a bit wasteful, but then, it's not like we don't have the
> machinery (if there are enough m68ks, there must be enough i386s).
> Who will write patches? :)

The only thing that will be wasted is the bandwidth for the binary
upload.  The packager should still be responsible to build and test
their own binary package, even if doing a source-only upload.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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