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Re: Please review colo 1.16-1 for testing

On Sun, Feb 20, 2005 at 07:28:31PM +0000, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> Can someone please review colo 1.16-1 to see if it can go into
> testing.  While there have been some substantial changes to the
> version currently in testing (1.10-1) I feel that 1.16-1 is ready
> and has had enough testing.  I originally planned 1.15-1 for testing
> but testing revealed an upgrade problem which has subsequently been
> addressed in 1.16-1.  This version has been tested by me and other
> people on -mips and has been in unstable for over 60 days.
> Some reasons why this version should go into testing:
>  - The colo .deb in testing is 1.10-1 (with source) while the colo
>    .udeb is 1.14-1 for which no sources are available anymore.
>    Putting 1.16-1 into testing would address this GPL violation.
>  - Version 1.15 added a fix for some older Cobalt machines.
>  - other minor bug fixes (e.g. support for 64-bit kernels, installing
>    the reportbug script in the proper place).
> The only reason I see against 1.16-1 is the addition of the tool
> paneld which had some bigger changes to the .deb (such as the addition
> of init scripts); however, this tool is a feature many users like, and
> I feel it has been tested enough (it has been introduced in 1.12-1
> back in August).

I think this is fine. Approved, thanks.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson@debian.org]

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