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Re: Upload of GNOME 2.6 to unstable

On Sun, Apr 18, 2004 at 07:22:17PM +0300, Martin-Éric Racine wrote:
> On Sun, 18 Apr 2004, Martin Schulze wrote:
> > James Curbo wrote:
> > > >Does Debian do "point" releases?
> > > 
> > > Yes, and as a matter of fact a new revision of woody is about to come 
> > > out. (3.0r3)
> > 
> > Please take into account that there is no way we would update an entire
> > GNOME system in such an update.  The updates are only meant to suck up
> > all those security patches, fix a few very critical bugs and correct
> > license issues.
> That policy really ought to be relaxed to at least include important, but not
> necessarily critical updates (e.g. fixes annoying, but not destructive, should
> become an acceptable reason. See #221404 for an example of what SHOULD become an
> acceptable revision item.

Apart from the fact that this has been discussed to death endless times,
it's totally off-topic for debian-gtk-gnome and I wonder why you keep to
Cc it.

Reply to -release (or better, let this thread die).


Michael Banck
Debian Developer

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