Re: Bug#333844: override changes are not announced to the package maintainers
Jeroen van Wolffelaar <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> No, you misunderstand. Bastian means that if some binary packages
> are only built on some archs, not including the one the upload is
> taking place for, nobody will get an override disparity
> warning. And he's correct, as override disparity warnings are
> only sent for sourceful uploads, and there is no disparity if you
> don't upload the binary package in question.
Ah yes, that's a problem.
But really, why is the developer uploading packages that he doesn't
even know whether they work, since after all, ex hypothesi, they
cannot be built on the system from which he is doing the upload?