Re: NEW processing
On Thu, Dec 04, 2008 at 01:03:19AM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Thankfully, it's pretty easy to check in advance whether enabling hard
> rejects would affect much of the archive. There are a bunch of E tags
> Lintian produces which occur nowhere in the archive because they're so
> serious that they'd be immedate RC bugs if they made it in and we've
> cleaned them out. That would be the place to start.
I agree that's a good place to start. There should still be some sort of
public review, though - just because nothing in the archive currently
suffers from the bug shouldn't automatically make it a hard requirement.
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