Re: snapshot.debian.org implications for you
On 18/05/10 04:13, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
On Tue, 18 May 2010, Peter Palfrader wrote:
On Wed, 12 May 2010, Felipe Sateler wrote:
Would it be feasible to have some sort of automation surrounding this?
Breaches that are fixed by a subsequent upload will very likely contain
some strings in the changelog: strip, distributable, dfsg-free or
Also, a significant part of the breaches would have to be fixed by a
repacked tarball. Thus, detecting changes in the version string (adding
dfsg or repack) would give a good pointer on packages that need to go
Maybe. Hard to tell. Do you want to try it?
Unfortunately, I do not have time these days, so I can't commit myself
Most of the repackaging is done because we don't _want_ to redistribute
those files not because we do not have the right to redistribute them.
My perception of the matter is the other way around.
The check would be mostly useless IMO.
We can't really know until it has been tried.