Re: out of date packages to be removed?
Svante Signell, le Wed 27 Mar 2013 13:19:15 +0100, a écrit :
> > After wheezy is released, those patches will hopefully be applied,
> > the packages built again and they return to the archive.
> If they are removed they have to be re-introduced again after Wheezy.
That'll be just automatic without any manual intervention.
> What's the practical difference to keeping them cluttering the archive?
> Does this affect the Wheezy release at all?
It does. It hurts some particular cases of package transitions.