Re: the ongoing xfree86 buildd saga
Adeodato Simó <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * Thomas Bushnell BSG [Wed, 23 Feb 2005 17:10:57 -0800]:
>> ONCE IT'S CLEANED UP, what should I do to get the package rebuilt?
>> Seems to me, I should requeue it. Nothing else is an advertised or
>> reliable way. Even the <arch>@buildd.debian.org I'm now told is not
> Thomas, just apply your best judgement, taking into account two
> factors, mostly: number of affected arches, and 'heaviness' of your
> package perhaps. If, e.g., at least half of the arches would need
> manual intervention, probably re-uploading is ok.
If the package has failed (wanna-build state failed) before the buildd
will not build it again but mail the admin asking if it should or not.
If the package is still in state building a new upload will rebuild
So a reupload might not do anything but anoy the admin. Check for