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Re: Bug#760123: release.debian.org: perl 5.20.1 'transition'

On 26/09/14 20:43, Dominic Hargreaves wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 01:57:21AM +0200, Emilio Pozuelo Monfort wrote:
>> On 01/09/14 02:10, Dominic Hargreaves wrote:
>>> Package: release.debian.org
>>> Severity: normal
>>> Hi,
>>> We are preparing packages for 5.20.1 (soon to be released upstream, and
>>> with fixes we'd like to include in jessie) in experimental, and would
>>> like to check whether you're okay with an upload to unstable within the
>>> next couple of weeks (hopefully).
>>> There is no ABI incompatiblity, but a small number of packages need
>>> a binNMU anyway (see [1]) and even smaller number need coordinated
>>> sourceful uploads.
>> Looks like libversion-perl needs to be removed from testing as perl-modules now
>> provides it, is that right? If so you need to file a removal bug against
>> ftp.debian.org (though I can add a hint to remove libversion-perl from testing
>> so we don't block the transition).
> Hi,
> A new libversion-perl has been uploaded, but I see you added the testing
> removal hint (which is fine; right now it serves no purpose whilst
> the perl package has the same version). We'd like to keep the option
> of having a separate package in testing though, if a newer release
> comes out.

Yes, I removed that one, libfile-spec-perl and libextutils-cbuilder-perl since
perl made them uninstallable. Once new versions of those are available they
should be able to migrate to testing without problems.

With that, perl migrated. So closing.


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