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Re: Bug mass filling

* Aurelien Jarno (aurelien@aurel32.net) [061021 00:37]:
> Anthony Towns a écrit :
> >On Thu, Oct 19, 2006 at 03:06:04PM +0200, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> >>Maybe some errors (E:) of lintian could be changed to critical (C:) and
> >>uploads containing such critical errors be refused by dak? What do you
> >>think?
> >
> >AFAIK dak doesn't support this? Does "C:" exist?
> No AFAIK dak doesn't support that. It was actually a suggestion, I don't 
> know if it is easy to add. C: also does not exists, but it's really easy 
> to implement in lintian. Anyway which bugs are errors (E:) or critical 
> (C:) has to be decided in accordance with the release team.
> My idea with an automated test at upload is that we can use the time 
> used to find such policy violations to find more complex bugs, and 
> therefore improve the quality of the distribution.

That sounds like a worthwhile idea to me - one of the first things we
should do post-etch probably.


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