Re: supported Ruby packages
On 2020, ജൂലൈ 6 6:57:39 PM IST, Sylvain Beucler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>On 06/07/2020 09:55, Pirate Praveen wrote:
>> On 2020, ജൂലൈ 6 1:09:09 PM IST, Sylvain Beucler <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> On 06/07/2020 09:01, Pirate Praveen wrote:
>>>> My main motivation for maintaining rails is for gitlab. Since gitlab is
>>>> not in stable, I don't usually do stable updates of rails (I think
>>>> Utkarsh does it usually). I provide rails updates via buster-backports
>>>> or fasttrack.debian.net. I think redmine is also supported via
>>>> buster-backports only. open-build-system and debci are other rails apps
>>>> and may be their uploaders are interested in buster updates.
>>> It seems the perception of what is and isn't supported varies.
>> Just like gitlab was removed from stable, rails can also get removed from stable if no one steps up to maintain it. I'm happy with rails in just unstable for my use cases. A package can be supported only when people are willing to support it.
>I was reacting to redmine actually.
>I would recommend coordinating with the Security Team and sending a pull
>to clearly inform Debian users about what is currently supported and
Redmine is not shipped in buster, it is only available from buster-backports so I don't know what else is required here. People who install from backports are already aware what level of support they can expect.
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