Re: Bug#544503: usb.ids cannot be in /var
Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> Marco d'Itri a écrit :
>> udev requires to access to usb.ids before /var is mounted.
>> Updating it with a script is stupid anyway, for packages which need to
>> be updated we have a package manager and even the volatile section of
>> the archive.
> Could we have a confirmation from the volatile team and the release team
> (Cc:ed) that regular uploads of usbutils will be accepted in volatile
> and in updates of the stable distributions?
As far as I can read from this discussion, it seems ok to include these
into volatile and stable point releases similar to tzdata, indeed.