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Re: A lot of pending packages

On 11/06/2010 09:54, Thomas Goirand wrote:
> Right, I was being silly. Also, the word "experimental" adds more fear
> to the user than just "devel", which is good. Let me rephrase then. How
> about we accept MORE packages with LESS checks in Experimental, and have
> new maintainers forced in that repository, then if they are seen as
> responsive, we upload to SID? Could that be a sponsor's decision already
> right now, and be considered a good practice?

I disagree with this new proposed used of experimental. If you do this,
you will end up with newbies using experimental to get new stuff and
breaking their system to us a big on-going transition in experimental.


Vincent Danjean       GPG key ID 0x9D025E87         vdanjean@debian.org
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