Re: how to deal with widely used packages unsuitable for stable (was Re: [Git][security-tracker-team/security-tracker][master] Add radare2 to dla-needed.txt with comments.)
[Resending because I got some bounces]
On 2019, ഓഗസ്റ്റ് 29 7:10:38 PM IST, Abhijith PA <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>On 29/08/19 6:47 pm, Paul Gevers wrote:
>> On 29-08-2019 14:28, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
>>> (Note: email@example.com is not a valid email, dropped)
>>> On Thu, 29 Aug 2019, Holger Levsen wrote:
>>>>> In general, we (Debian) don't have a good answer to this
>>>>> problem and virtualbox is clearly a bad precedent. We really
>>>>> need to find a solution to this in concertation with the
>>>>> release managers.
>>>> so I've added them to this thread.
>>>> youtube-dl is in the same boat...
>> Wasn't Pirate already working on a solution? How is that faring? I
>> know it doesn't have all the properties you are seeking, but ...
>Yes, the http://fasttrack.debian.net/ is started for handling similar
>issue. Last time I checked the work is almost done and will be
The repository is already working with gitlab package available there. Cron jobs and email notifications are not setup yet. Follow progress via #debian-fasttrack on oftc irc.
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