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Re: Exception for debtags 1.7.7

* Enrico Zini [Mon, 18 Aug 2008 21:27:27 +0100]:

> On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 02:51:54PM +0200, Pierre Habouzit wrote:

> >   unblocked.

> Thanks.

> > On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 12:46:48PM +0000, Enrico Zini wrote:
> > > In the future we can see about packaging the vocabulary as a binary-all
> > > package, so that if needed we can upload an updated vocabulary shortly
> > > before release without needing to bother with autobuilders: I haven't
> > > done it yet because I'm not sure about a package just to ship 60Kb of
> > > uncompressed text.
> >   Such a change would not meet the release freeze exceptions criteria
> > anyways ;)

> For "in the future" I meant "after lenny".  I thought about bringing up
> the discussion here because I wanted to at least inform the release team
> that debtags is the package shipping the vocabulary file that is needed
> to accompany the Tag: fields in the Packages file.

If all that changes is the vocabulary, any update is welcome even late
in the release cycle. And worry not about the autobuilders, I'm told by
a buildd admin they are outrageously idle during freezes... ;-)

Adeodato Simó                                     dato at net.com.org.es
Debian Developer                                  adeodato at debian.org
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