Re: Doing some stable QA work
On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 12:32:57PM +1000, Steffen Joeris wrote:
> > * Fix version information
> > * Mark by etch-ignore bus that are not affected in stable
> > for reason independent from their version (e.g. GCC 4.3
> > FTBFS)
> > * Compile a list for the maintainers and the SRM for packages
> > that could need a stable upload.
> The security team keeps a file in svn, which lists security issues that do
> not warrant a DSA by themselves, but could be fixed via s-p-u. Note that this
> file contains recommendations by the sec team, I do not know the SRMs opinion
> on it. However, the file helped in the past and several maintainers uploaded
> Thought I'd let you know, maybe you want to integrate it into your compiled
I will process the bugs by categories (False Positives, License issues, Build issues,
Security issues, Other issues).
When compiling the list for the security issues I will definetly use
that information, thanks.
Frank Lichtenheld <firstname.lastname@example.org>