[php-maint] php5 testing transition

Ondřej Surý ondrej at debian.org
Sat May 5 18:39:46 UTC 2012

On Sat, May 5, 2012 at 5:47 PM, Adam D. Barratt
<adam at adam-barratt.org.uk> wrote:
> On Sat, 2012-05-05 at 17:42 +0200, Thijs Kinkhorst wrote:
>> On Sat, May 5, 2012 16:24, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
>> > I'd like to try and get php5 migrated to testing over the next couple of
>> > days.  This does mean aging the 5.4.2-1 upload somewhat, but 5.4.1~rc1-1
>> > had been in unstable for a month already and the diff from that looks
>> > sane enough once you drop the auto-generated files.
>> From a security standpoint I'd like to add that we expect a new PHP
>> upstream rsn because of the highly publicised cgi vulnerability. I'm not
>> sure if it would affect your transition plan though; I thought I'd mention
>> it to be sure.
> For some reason I had it in my head that 5.4.2 was the upstream version
> with the fixed fix rather than the not-quite fixed fix.

I think this is the case (e.g. 5.4.2 is the fixed version).

And in fact I was going to ask release team to help with transition after
it ages a little bit and fixed r-deps are 10 days old.

Ondřej Surý <ondrej at sury.org>

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