Re: Resolved bugs keeping packages out of testing?
* John Goerzen [Wed, 01 Aug 2007 10:56:08 -0500]:
> I have several "excuses" pages that resemble this one:
> This says that darcs-buildpackage has new bugs, and references #410838. But
> #410838 is resolved in unstable and has been for ages -- since February.
> Why is that still a reason to keep it out of testing?
Without being a bugscan/britney hacker, I think what's happening it's
that #410838 is being counted precisely because the fixed version is not
built on mips. Once it's built there, the package will no longer be
> Also, what's up with mips and mipsel? Many of my packages are kept out of
> testing because they're out of date on those archs.
Many build failures due to uninstallable stuff has been queuing up
lately. I've gone over a lot of them in the past days, but darcs-buildpackage
did not show in my list of otherwise-ready packages, precisely because
it was not built on mipsel. Heh.
I'll ask for a retry.
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