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Re: A security fix introduced a 'grave' bug

On Tue, Mar 08, 2005 at 06:56:05PM +0100, Ludovic Drolez wrote:
> Recently, I adopted the mc package with Stefano Melchior, and I'd like to
> address the following problem: A woody security update broke the most
> important feature in mc:
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=246943
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=249366
> What can be done when a security update adds new bugs ?
> Is there a way to make a new version available quickly and not having to
> wait for the next woody update ?

Obviously there is only one way: Ask the security team. What else did
you expect as an answer? They surely will not bite you ;)

Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
www: http://www.djpig.de/

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