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Re: 2013 sometimes still feels like 2003 or 1993 (Re: NEW processing during freezes

Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org> writes:
> Holger Levsen <holger@layer-acht.org> (02/05/2013):
>> On Donnerstag, 2. Mai 2013, Andreas Beckmann wrote:

>>> People do this all the time: upload packages built against local
>>> packages, experimental or even on Ubuntu to Debian sid.

>> /me shivers. This hurts. There is no reason not to rebuild in sane
>> environments. Can we please fix this for the next release?!

> Can we really fix people?

We can by rebuilding all packages from source, including on the uploaded
architecture.  Then at worst they will be consistently broken across all
architectures.  :)

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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