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Re: Removing orphaned packages from testing

On 15/02/09 at 22:23 -0600, Raphael Geissert wrote:
> Hi all,
> Lenny is now out, so I think it is time to decide how to proceed with what
> was discussed during DC8. Is the release team still ok with the idea of
> keeping orphaned packages out of testing? how should it be done? via
> severity: serious bugs and, possibly automated, auto removal hints? some
> other way?
> In any case, I think waiting a week since a package was orphaned before it
> is removed should be enough time in case a package is marked as orphaned
> by "mistake".

Erm, that discussion is needed, but I would prefer if we started with a
summary of the problems and the possible solutions, so it's a bit more

Something like a DEP about "handling of orphaned packages". Do you want
to start that? :-)
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