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Re: Guidelines for packaging projects on Alioth

On Wed, Apr 26, 2006 at 08:08:50PM -0400, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 27, 2006 at 01:28:09AM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> > That's why we have FTBFS bugs.
> The efficiency of that is far lower. FTBFS bugs are manually submitted,
> more then once I experienced a gap of weeks between the actual FTBFS and
> the bug report.

That's because sometimes it takes that long to find out whether the
failure is really the maintainer's problem rather than the buildd

> Having the possibility of subscribing to the PTS and receive
> notification of such failure would be far more efficient.

You would still need the manual work to figure the above out.

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