raring uploads redirected to raring-proposed by default

Scott Kitterman scott at kitterman.com
Fri Oct 26 04:38:24 UTC 2012

On Friday, October 26, 2012 01:52:43 AM Colin Watson wrote:
> Attempts to copy ("sync") directly into raring will be refused.
> syncpackage's default will be changed in the next ubuntu-dev-tools
> upload, but in the meantime please use 'syncpackage -r raring-proposed'.

There is an unfortunate side effect of this that you get something like:

syncpackage: Source pysubnettree -> raring/Proposed: not in Ubuntu, new 
version 0.19-2

Since the package doesn't exist in raring-proposed, the current syncpackage 
thinks it's new and includes the entire debian/changelog.

Scott K

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