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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                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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