Re: How to handle back-to-back firefox-esr uploads
On Mon, Jun 08, 2020 at 09:22:22AM -0400, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
> My intent is to upload firefox-esr_68.9.0esr-1~deb8u2 once the build is
> complete and then go through the normal DLA reservation/publication
> process with a version number of 68.9.0esr-1~deb8u2 (once the amd64
> buildd completes its job successfully). I will use the advisory text
> from DSA 4695-1 (the corresponding DSA for firefox-esr in stable and
> oldstable) and add a note that 68.9.0esr-1~deb8u1 was the first version
> to actually contain the referenced fixes. Should I include in the note
> anything about the reason for the ~deb8u2 revision relating to the
> build? Any other suggestions on what I should include/not include?
I would include the high-level information to avoid confusion:
68.9.0esr-1~deb8u2 fixes an i386 build error in the otherwise
identical 68.9.0esr-1~deb8u1 that was uploaded but not announced.