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Re: Latest bug fixing releases of GEOS and GDAL and PostGIS in Wheezy

Ivan Mincik <ivan.mincik@gmail.com> writes:

> On Sun, 2012-11-25 at 20:18 +0200, Arto Jantunen wrote:
>> The bug severities are defined in
>> http://www.debian.org/Bugs/Developer#severities . Anything that
>> qualifies as grave or critical still needs to be fixed at this point of
>> the release, the rest will need to wait for the next one. In practice
>> this means bugs that cause the software to not work at all, corrupt data
>> or such. Please file any such bugs you are aware of in the Debian BTS,
>> preferably with the cherry picked patches included.
> Doesn't it apply only for stable updates ?

No. During the hard freeze (which we are currently in, and have been for
a while) only fixes for release critical bugs are allowed. For updates
to a stable release the rules are similar, but slightly different.

Arto Jantunen

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