Re: Bits from the Release Team - Kicking off Wheezy
* Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt (firstname.lastname@example.org) [110502 09:12]:
> Pierre Habouzit <email@example.com> writes:
> > - PPA should focus on:
> > * co-installability when endurable;
> > * documented and working rollback to unstable (IOW downgrading a
> > package to unstable when co-installability is not possible
> > should work well enough, idealy using pinning and apt, but a
> > documented procedure is good enough too).
> Wait, that's a completely orthogonal problem. Rollbacks of package
> upgrades is unsupported generally, trying to solve this at the same time
> as the PPA issue is a bad idea. There's no reason to connect these
One could say "from packages in ppa it is expected that they have
appropriate prerm-scripts to make that work". Doesn't mean it will
always do, but sounds good to me.