Re: getting new "extra" package into sarge
On Fri, Aug 06, 2004 at 12:58:41PM -0400, Jay Berkenbilt wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 06, 2004 at 10:50:59AM -0400, Jay Berkenbilt wrote:
> > I'm seeking the opinion of the release team on whether there's any
> > point right now in trying to get a new (never-before-uploaded) package
> > with priority extra into sarge at this point.
> If you can get it through NEW before the date marked "last date for
> urgency=low uploads", there's no reason why not.
> Okay, thanks for that input. I guess I forgot one other important
> point of my question: in the past, I've seen it take about three weeks
> for a never-before-uploaded package to get added because of the manual
> intervention required. Is that process going more quickly now? If
> not, then it's already too late for a brand new package to make it in,
> though it wouldn't be too late for an update for another few days.
It varies. You won't know if you don't try. :-)
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]