Re: hint to remove manpages-fr instead of manpages-fr-extra
Nicolas François wrote:
> manpages-fr was removed from testing because of:
> Previous version: 2.79.2-1
> Current version: (not in testing)
> Hint: <http://ftp-master.debian.org/testing/hints/luk>
> # 20080426
> Bug #470349: manpages-fr-extra: FTBFS: po4a fails
> But this RC bug is in manpages-fr-extra (20071229), not manpages-fr.
Oh, my fault.
> Just to let you know, manpages-fr is 7/10 days old (then it's OK for me if
> it reappear in testing in only 3 days).
> I've just uploaded a fixed version of manpages-fr-extra (with additional
> changes), so a fixed version should appear in 10 days.
> (But I've no problem if a remove hint is added in the mean time).
No, not necessary as you fixed it. The removal hints are only used if
needed for a big transition or when a RC bug doesn't get fixed...