Re: RFC: allow new upstream into stable when it's the only way tofix security issues.
On Tue, 2005-08-02 at 17:19 -0400, Joe Smith wrote:
> I think the no new upstream versions is stable rule needs to be more
> flexible anyway. I have seen times where EVERY SINGLE change except for the
> version number have been backported. That is often the case where the new
> release consists of nothing but the desired changes. In those cases it is
> illogical not to just go with the new versions.
But that's only possible when there were no releases in between. And
those are probably rare cases anyway.