Re: What is the urgency field (in debian/changelog) for?
On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 9:16 PM, Siegfried-Angel
> I'd like to ask you where I could find an explanation about what the
> 'urgency' field in debian/changelog is for, as it has been intriguing
> me for quite some time now.
> I've checked the Debian Policy Manual and the Debian New Maintainers'
> Guide but couldn't find much information about it in neither of them.
"The urgency affects how quickly a package will be considered for
inclusion into the testing distribution and gives an indication of the
importance of any fixes included in the upload."
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