Re: RFC: relaxation of debian-emacs-policy dependency requirements
On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 12:38:54PM -0400, Peter S Galbraith wrote:
> Rob Browning <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > - Require all updated add-on packages and emacs flavors to declare a
> > "Conflicts: emacsen-common (<< UPDATED-EMACSEN-VERSION)".
> One of the nice things about Emacs add-on packages is that the latest
> unstable could usually be installed on stable. We'd lose this ability.
> But I suppose a backport of the new emacs package could be made avialble
> to address this.
Note that you may need backporting of all ad-on packages as well