Re: official backport pool (Was: [VAC] 25 july - 26 august)
In article <[🔎] firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com writes:
>On Sat, 26 Jul 2003 13:12:59 -0700
>Blars Blarson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> The third part is already in use for binary-only NMUs...
>Ahh - nice to know. Is that hidden in Policy somewhere, or just "common
It's in the developer's reference, section 188.8.131.52.
(I'm in the NM queue, so I read that to answer my P&P questions.)
Since the binary-only nmu will be numeric, and you don't want one to
overwrite your backport, you could always use an aphabetic third part.
In practice, they seem to be rare.
Blars Blarson email@example.com
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