Re: DEP1: Clarifying policies and workflows for Non Maintainer Uploads (NMUs)
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- Subject: Re: DEP1: Clarifying policies and workflows for Non Maintainer Uploads (NMUs)
- From: Tollef Fog Heen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sun, 01 Jun 2008 19:01:44 +0200
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* Stefano Zacchiroli
| Not that I am against requiring the specific NMU mention in the mail
| (especially considering how cheap it as a requirement), but isn't the
| package maintainer going to receive some upload notification for the
| entrance in DELAYED?
No, they are not.
| Out of memory indeed it is not, but probably it should (of course
| only the first time the package enters DELAYED, not each passing day
This requires a fair bit more state than the queue currently has. I'm
not sure I want to do this, at least not without a good and convincing
argument for why it's useful.
Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are