Re: Proposed new release goal: Dependency/file list predictability
Bill Allombert <Bill.Allombert@math.u-bordeaux1.fr> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 25, 2007 at 08:22:17AM +0200, Frank Küster wrote:
>> Bill Allombert <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> > This should be fixed by rebuilding af. However, since we are moving
>> > to a new menu structure, the menu file will need to be updated, so
>> > the packages will need a new sourceful upload anyway.
>> The footnote was missing, unfortunately: I'm really curious about the
>> plans for the menu structure update.
> The plan is explained in bug #361418. If you to comment on it, please
> do it ASAP.
> The footnote was supposed to refer to the fact that menu will silently
> translate the old structure to the new one for a large number of
> menu entries, but unfortunately not for af, so I discarded the footnote.
Ah, okay - I knew about the automatic translation, but was under the
impression that this should work for all or at least nearly all packages.
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