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Re: libraries being removed from the archive

On Mon, Aug 04, 2003 at 06:08:38PM +0200, Thomas Viehmann wrote:
> Adam Heath wrote:
> > Perhaps someone should write a script to detect these uninstallable issues,
> > and notify the maintainers of the dependant packages when they occur.
> Like [0]? (Not my work, but such a script certainly seems to exist.)
> If done at all, probably a two (or something) day grace period before mail is
> sent should be implemented for people noticing themselves.
> 0. http://ftp-master.debian.org/unmet-deps/

So, if you remove the old library, it gets removed from testing too, right?
That's not acceptable.

The old library should be removed from the archive once all dependancies are
removed from it and not before.

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