Standing Freeze exception for emacs-snapshot
siretart at ubuntu.com
Wed Sep 3 15:31:20 BST 2008
Cesare Tirabassi <norsetto at ubuntu.com> writes:
> I'm surprised that there are so many packages that depend on binaries of
> emacs-snapshot, but after checking some samples I believe them to be all
> or'ed with emacs?
Yes, they are all emacs lisp packages that need 'some emacs', or a
specific version of emacs to run on.
> Out of curiosity, how exactly is your workflow?
> From https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-elisp/+archive seems like Romain is doing
> the Debian packaging and Reinhard pushes them to the archive?
Romain maintains a debian archive at http://emacs.orebokech.com/ which
provides builds for debian stable and unstable. When he does a new
snapshot, he also uploads to the PPA.
Since soyuz recently gained per-package ACLs, I've just requested upload
access for him at the technical board, so if this gets granted, he could
> In any case, the request looks reasonable to me, +1.
Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4
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