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Re: Suggested hints for packages having udebs

On Fri, Nov 17, 2006 at 12:59:17PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Friday 17 November 2006 12:42, Steve Langasek wrote:
> > > Please add the following packages to the testing/hints/freeze file:
> > > pciutils

> > Hmm, this one is separately frozen in my personal hints file due to
> > some problematic API changes; I'm going to just keep it there for now,
> > so that the update_excuses output will be clear and people will be
> > reminded to check with me before unblocking :)

> Why not list it as blocked under udebs as well?

Because update_output will only list one reason for the block, and I want to
make sure it's mine.

> That way we can't forget to add it back after the release.

My hints file has a note reminding me to do this.

> > > (sysfsutils not included because of RC bugs)

> > Um... it *is* included in your list above.

> Oops...
> That is actually because the comment is wrong: sysfsutils is OK to 
> migrate, it is pciutils that was RC buggy.

> So please hint after all:
> unblock sysfsutils/2.1.0-1

Already did so :)

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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