Re: the ongoing xfree86 buildd saga
Thomas Bushnell BSG <email@example.com> writes:
> Steve Langasek <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> I don't think it would hurt if maintainers whose packages are in this state
>> would email the relevant <arch>@buildd.debian.org addresses and cc:
>> debian-release on the message -- now, rather than waiting for the buildds to
>> be fixed. Hopefully, this would save the buildd maintainers the trouble of
>> having to look through all the build logs to find the ones related to this
>> breakage, and they can requeue them as a batch.
> So I've done this, but I am skeptical about how much it will help.
> For example, if even *one* buildd maintainer doesn't requeue with some
> kind of promptness, then the only way to deal with it will be to make
> a new upload, which will force a recompile everywhere.
You can also find someone with that arch and get a manual build