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Re: pythonX.Y maintenance team

On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 22:50, Scott Kitterman <debian@kitterman.com> wrote:
> On Thursday, April 12, 2012 10:20:04 PM Sandro Tosi wrote:
>> To give a (fresh) example and what I meant above, you can try to
>> answer this provocative question: Why Ubuntu has Python 2.7.3 since
>> more than 2 days (even before it was publicly announced) while Debian
>> is still stuck with a RC, FingTBFS on 4 archs version?
> Probably because Ubuntu is a day before final freeze for a release.  I
> virtually always upload stuff to Debian first where I'm the Debian maintainer
> for a package, but there are legitimate reasons why in some cases that's not
> the best way to go about it.

exactly my point as in "that usually means there are different priorities when
working for Debian over Ubuntu"

> We all get busy with $DAYJOB every now and then and that's OK.

funny how in this case the dayjob overlaps the "hobby", so I guess one
could have achieved the best for both distro with minimal effort (as
the changelog for previous syncs suggest) but decided to just go with
one only.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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