DebianImportException of FeatureFreezeException for Debian packages?

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Sun Feb 22 18:49:39 UTC 2015

On Sunday, February 22, 2015 06:41:19 PM Ole Streicher wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to get the stable version of python-astropy [1] from
> experimental into Ubuntu so that it can be shipped with 15.04. However,
> I am a bit confused what I should do: I already filed a
> DebianImportException [2] (since it comes in Debian experimental due to
> Debian Freeze) a few hours before the DebianImportFreeze, which
> expectedly was not accepted in time. Now, since both freezes are in
> effect, should I just wait or should I also issue a FFe?
> The package is a basic tool for astronomers and just hit its first
> stable release. The release is well-tested (with two release candidates)
> on all Debian platforms (it comes with an extensive unity test
> collection that is executed during the package buildprocess), and it
> builds on i386 and x86_64 in a private Launchpad repository [3].
> Best regards
> Ole
> [1]
> [2]
> [3]

What you want now is an FFe.

Scott K

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