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Re: src:wpa overlap in Debian LTS?


On Mon, 20 Aug 2018, Holger Levsen wrote:
> I'm not sure this code is helpful as it is, because it assumes
> -needed.txt and the DLA/DSA are generated at the same time which often
> is not the case.
> AIUI the code needs to check if the package for which a DLA/DSA is
> generated is present in -needed.txt.

The script removes the entry in -needed.txt, and it complains if no
changes were made in -needed.txt. This can thus only happen when
-needed.txt does not contain the entry at all.

At least that's how I understood it. I was also surprised by how
short the patch was so I tried to figure out if it was really correct. :)

Raphaël Hertzog ◈ Debian Developer

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