[Reportbug-maint] Bug#683272: reportbug: Please remove "freeze-exception" option for release.d.o

Niels Thykier niels at thykier.net
Mon Jul 30 12:58:27 UTC 2012

On 2012-07-30 14:41, Sandro Tosi wrote:
> Hello Niels,
> On Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 2:17 PM, Niels Thykier <niels at thykier.net> wrote:
>> Please consider removing the "freeze-exception" option from the
>> release.debian.org option list.  As it is, the release team do not
>> differ between "unblock" and "freeze-exception" requests[1].
>>   However, as there are two options some people wonder which ones to
>> use.
> Given the particular moment, several unblocks/f-e are requested so I'm
> tempted to upload the fix to unstable, but that would require an
> unblock. Would it it be acceptable from your RT POV, even if it's
> still hypothetical?
> Cheers,

As far as I can tell the change will very simple[1], so yes - I would be
willing to unblock it.


[1] Looking at

The changes seem to be
 * drop line 404
 * remove "freeze-exception" case/part in lines 451 and 551

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