Re: Automatic removal of packages from testing
On 2013-09-30 17:33, Tshepang Lekhonkhobe wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Niels Thykier wrote:
>> If you're curious, as I was, how this list is arrived at, here's the
>> Basically, 5% of popcon submitters have it installed, or it's part of
>> debian-installer, or something debian-cd includes on CDs (including
>> task packages).
> Thanks for the link; I was also curious, but a quick search didn't
> help. I just assumed it was discussed on debian-release, which I don't
The idea behind and the source code for finding "key packages" were also
mentioned in our last "Bits" mail to debian-devel-announce.
Hopefully there weren't to many surprises (or differences) here. :)
> At the Release BoF at DebConf13, it was suggested to use (something
> based on) Lucas Nussbaum's "key packages" proposal. The original
> proposal can be seen at [KEY-PKGS].
> http://udd.debian.org/cgi-bin/key_packages.cgi (NB: This script has a long load time)
> source: http://anonscm.debian.org/gitweb/?p=collab-qa/udd.git;a=blob_plain;f=web/cgi-bin/key_packages.cgi;hb=HEAD