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Re: Bug#628536: Heads up: update for e2fsprogs intended for stable-proposed-updates

On Sat, Jun 18, 2011 at 01:10:18AM -0400, Ted Ts'o wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 18, 2011 at 12:36:01AM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > We cannot use the unstable version verbatim for technical reasons.  So I'd like
> > to ask you to add a changelog entry with "Upload to proposed-updates." and a
> > version like 1.41.12-4+squeeze1.  It needs to be built in a stable chroot
> > and you'd need to specify the stable version with "-v1.41.12-2" to debuild/
> > dpkg-buildpackage so that the right changelog entries are included in the
> > .changes.  I.e. please go ahead.
> What I uploaded into unstable *was* built with a stable chroot, but
> sure, I can re-upload it with the appropriate version number and
> changelog entry.
> I assume it should be dupload'ed to the proposed-updates queue,
> correct?

To the normal ftp-master queue with stable as its distribution target in the
.changes (i.e. the changelog dist bit).  But proposed-updates works equally

> > The deadline for the next point release is this weekend, though.  I
> > apologize for the delay in responding; we're tying up the lose ends
> > for the point release currently and this was one of them, which was
> > lingering around because we generally don't like touching core stuff
> > with extensive changes.
> Understood.  OK, I'm flying back from Portland (Usenix ATC) to Boston
> tomorrow morning, so I'll prepare the packages while I'm in the air.
> I may not have a chance to upload them until late Saturday night or
> Sunday mid-day, although I will try to do it sooner if I can.  (I just
> want to make some allowances for Murphy's law while I'm in transit...)
> I hope that will be enough time?

Late Saturday night sounds good.  ;-)

Philipp Kern
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