Re: when not to use an epoch and how to avoid a sync (was: Re: [ubuntu/oneiric] nvidia-common 1:0.2.30+1 (Accepted))

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Sun Jun 5 15:16:25 UTC 2011

Philipp Kern <pkern at> wrote:

>On Sun, Jun 05, 2011 at 03:30:07AM -0500, Micah Gersten wrote:
>> IMHO, epochs should not be used in Ubuntu at all for this very
>> reason.
>Shouldn't you just reject all uploads introducing epochs or put them
>in a manual archive admin reviewal queue?
>I thought not using own epochs in Ubuntu was agreed upon…
It is, but apparently not everyone got the memo.

Redirecting these to Unapproved is a really good idea.

Scott K

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