Re: Will the amd64 port be rejected because of the 98% rule?
Andreas Barth <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * Goswin von Brederlow (email@example.com) [050823 22:24]:
>> Doing a count yourself you can get >10% divergence from the buildd.d.o
>> stats depending what you count exactly.
>> So before any line should be drawn someone should define a correct
>> counting method and generate at least a month worth of stats to see
>> what would be a reasonable first try for a line.
> Well, I currently tend to continue with the 98%, knowing that the
> specification how we count needs to be done, and that this can change
> the number again. But the general impression that 98% gives is definitly
> the right one - "must basically be able to compile almost everything
> that's sensible to have compiled".
The only stats currently generated by Debian are the w-b output and
then only i386 qualifies. Ppc (97%) and amd64 (96.5%) are well below
the 98% mark, excluding the second and third most used archs.