Re: what to do is maintainer is lacking? (was: wine-unstable in Debian)
On Wed, Apr 18, 2012 at 11:28:33AM -0400, Chris Knadle wrote:
> The way section 5.11 is written, it implies NMUs are for bug fixes only. It
> literally states "Fixing cosmetic issues or changing the packaging style in
> NMUs is discouraged." Nowhere in the section is it implied that NMUs can be
> used to upload new versions of software, so I still think that's not what
> they're for. :-/ [Please correct me if you believe this is not the case.]
"Please package new upstream version X" is a regularly filed bug.