SRU MOTU Upload Checklist

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Tue Oct 23 13:51:13 BST 2007

On Tuesday 23 October 2007 03:35, Brandon Holtsclaw wrote:
> Since it seems there has been a bit of confusion over just exactly what
> needs to be done "pre-upload" to -proposed I suggest the folloing list be
> added to the upload step of the wiki and become official policy so there is
> no confusion about -proposed uploads. This list comes after a disscussion
> in #ubuntu-motu just prior to this email if you all care to look back at
> the logs about how we came up with this list and why ( very boring really )
> "Patch applies"
> "Result builds"
> "package upgrades cleanly"
> "application runs"
> "reported issue cannot be reproduced"
> "package uninstalls cleanly"
> "package purges cleanly".
> Any objections to this "minimal testing" list pre-upload ? if not i sugest
> this being added to the wiki in ~48 hours.

Just as a general rule, I think a MOTU's mindset when uploading to -proposed 
should be, "I think this is ready for -updates, but let's get some more 
diverse testing to make sure."  I don't think -proposed is a place for "what 
the heck" uploads.

Scott K

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