Re: Bits from the DPL: DSA and buildds and DAM, oh my!
Florian Weimer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> * Anthony Towns:
>> If they don't do it, and it's important, someone else will.
> We aren't prepared to deal with that in some important cases. For
> instance, if large numbers of identically-versioned binary packages
> are published, there will quite a few issues in the short term .
Hm, what problems are you talking about? If I upload
$ ls src/Packages/texlive-new/*2007-1~2_*.deb | wc -l
(from 5 source packages) will that trigger those problems?
> fear of such confusion already led to drastic measures on behalf of
> the project)
What measures? Can you provide any links?
Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)