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Re: Bug#293167: ITP: request-tracker3.4 -- Extensible trouble-ticket tracking system

* Lars Wirzenius:

> ti, 2005-02-01 kello 15:25 +0000, Stephen Quinney kirjoitti:
>>  This is the 3.4 series of RT, it can be installed alongside the 3.0
>>  and 3.2 series without any problems. This release is a big
>>  improvement over previous versions and features many new features,
>>  substantial performance improvements and a significant cleanup and
>>  restructuring of the codebase.
> What is the a reason every version series of Request Tracker needs to be
> packaged, instead of having a single request-tracker package that gets
> updated with newer versions?

Request Tracker is a development framework for trouble ticket systems.
Users are encouraged to add new code to its (Perl) packages, and
there's an overlay mechanism to support this.

Unfortunately, this makes updates non-trivial, at least sometimes.

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