Lucid auto-syncing with Debian testing
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Sun Nov 1 22:15:08 GMT 2009
On Sun, 01 Nov 2009 22:32:28 +0100 Matthias Klose <doko at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>On 01.11.2009 22:10, Robbie Williamson wrote:
>> Please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LTS.
>> Note that our synching from testing is *only* for the LTS release.
>IMO that's a bad idea which doesn't help starting lucid at all.
> - you rely on unstable -> testing transitions which currently
> are blocked by eglibc/xulrunner/sqlite. waiting for every
> such transition hinders lucid, it doesn't help it. The
> merge/sync window is short enough this cycle, please don't
> delay it further.
> - For an LTS we are going to try reducing the number of
> versions for a software; consolidating on the versions
> that Debian currently switches to reduces the amount of
> resources spent on these tasks.
>To get advantages, we should start syncing from unstable, and later
>switch to syncing from testing.
Once Debian freezez we should sync from Testing up until at least Beta Freeze (and for Universe
all the way to Final Freeze).
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