latest/current symlinks

Benjamin Drung bdrung at
Wed Mar 20 11:20:59 UTC 2013

Am Mittwoch, den 20.03.2013, 09:57 +0000 schrieb Colin Watson:
> On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 07:27:05AM +0001, Zygmunt Krynicki wrote:
> > If backwards compatibility is not important (the name 'current' can
> > be discarded) then I would propose using "lastes-tested" and
> > "latest-untested"
> One of Dmitrijs' suggestions on IRC was "current-proposed", which has a
> nice analogy with "raring-proposed".  I would tend to simplify this to
> just "proposed".  How does this sound?

"current-proposed" is less confusing than "proposed". It tells me that
"current-proposed" will become "current" after some defined rules.
"proposed" could become anything.

Benjamin Drung
Debian & Ubuntu Developer

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