[Pkg-xfce-devel] Re: uploading Xfce 4.4rc2 in unstable

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Sun Nov 26 10:31:19 CET 2006

On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 10:11:46PM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> Xfce Desktop Environment [1] has released its 2nd release candidate few
> weeks ago (4.4rc2). It has been packaged by pkg-xfce team, and is ready
> to be uploaded. As I am not yet a DD but am in NEW queue, I've asked my
> AM, Dafydd Harries (CC:'ed) to sponsor my upload. It's something like
> ~30 packages (new upstream releases) to upload. No soname transition,
> but shlibs have been bumped so the release is consistent.

So if some of these packages made it into testing before the freeze, but not
all of them, that would still be acceptable (albeit suboptimal) from a
release POV?

> Before uploading I guess it's a good idea to warn -release, and maybe
> ask for advices about 4.4 final.

We don't customarily give advice about software that hasn't even been
released yet. :)

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