Re: Re Xemacs needs help
On Sun, 29 Feb 2004 14:41:45 -0800, Brian Nelson <email@example.com> said:
> Jérôme Marant <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Quoting Brian Nelson <email@example.com>:
>>> > BTW, Miles, I have prepared a package dedicated at Emacs CVS
>>> > snapshots. What distribution do you think it would fit the
>>> > best?:
>>> > - unstable
>>> > - experimental
>>> > - none of the above, a stagging area would be better
>>> Keep in mind that anything uploaded to unstable really should be
>>> fit for a stable Debian release (IMO anyway).
>> RC bugs prevent packages to enter testing.
> And that's an ugly kludge that should be used minimally and only
> temporarily (again IMO).
Eh? How's it a kludge when it is in the definition of the
is a severe violation of Debian policy (that is, it violates a
"must" or "required" directive), or, in the package maintainer's
opinion, makes the package unsuitable for release.
This severity is *designed* to allow packages to live in
unstable that should not yet go into testing.
Am I elected yet?
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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