Re: list what's in the NEW queue?
On Fri, 04 Feb 2005, Frederik Dannemare wrote:
> On Friday 04 February 2005 15:02, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> > On Fri, 04 Feb 2005, Frederik Dannemare wrote:
> > > As of right now it is troublesome to build e.g. gl stuff as a
> > > maintainer if you are using the nvidia drivers on your system. I'm
> > > sure there are many, many other scenarios to choose from.
> > Well, you CAN setup a clean sid pbuilder/chroot, you know... In
> > fact, chances are you should.
> I actually do. But do all developers?
Not all. But some of those who don't, watch like hawks the buildd-reports,
so the arch-dep packages are fixed ASAP.
If people don't do even THAT much, you want them to have the possibility of
uploading source-only? It would be better to set up a arch-indep
autobuilder (on a FAST machine that can handle pbuilder's unpacking of
chroots, so that chroot crappage won't happen so often) and file FTBFS
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