[Pkg-erlang-devel] 0.10.0 Packaging Status

Sergei Golovan sgolovan at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 20:10:22 UTC 2009

On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 10:40 PM, Sam Bisbee <sbisbee at computervip.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 10:00:14PM +0300, Sergei Golovan wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 9:26 PM, Sam Bisbee <sbisbee at computervip.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > Should we be doing a new release to sid?
>> All new releases go to unstable (also known as sid). Sometimes it's
>> better to upload to experimental first but it's not the case.
> Sorry, I meant should we be releasing a new version of that couchdb version?
> [snip]
>> >> I know nothing about #550782.
>> >
>> > My guess is that it's the same problem that's being discussed on the couchdb
>> > dev list right now.
>> So, is there a way to fix it before the upload or should I upload with this bug?
> Well, I wasn't able to replicate his bug with my 0.10.0 package. I have a
> feeling that the bug is a bigger issue upstream, where some distros are getting
> themselves in a state where they don't want to give the user permission to
> write to the pid file.
> How do you feel about closing the bug with the upstream release, with the
> understanding that it may be re-opened? I could throw a comment to the bug if
> you'd like.

I think that it's better to upload without fixing this bug and try to
get additional info on it. If it will not appear in 0.10.0-1 then
you'll close it later. Here is a link to the Debian BTS docs:
http://www.debian.org/Bugs/ (Note that to send message to the
bugreporter you'll have to explicitly add his address or
<bugnumber>-submitter at bugs.debian.org to Cc header. see

Sergei Golovan

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