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Re: R 3.0.0 and required rebuilds of all reverse Depends: of R

On 2013-03-31 23:20:23 +0100, Neil Williams wrote:
> The length of the freeze is not the fault of the release team.
> The length of the freeze is down to all of the contributors to Debian
> not fixing enough RC bugs - I count myself in that, I've managed to get
> massively less done for this release than for previous ones. There are
> reasons, it doesn't change the reality that the freeze is still ongoing.

I disagree. If the freeze occurred only once (almost) all RC bugs
were fixed, there would be (almost) no delay. I suspect that the
length of the freeze is due to the fact that the freeze occurred
while too many RC bugs were already open.

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