[debian-mysql] mysql Debian/Ubuntu convergence

Nicholas Bamber nicholas at periapt.co.uk
Thu May 3 22:17:50 UTC 2012

On 03/05/12 23:14, Nicholas Bamber wrote:
> On 03/05/12 19:43, Clint Byrum wrote:
>> Indeed, its far more natural to sync from Debian to Ubuntu, and thats the
>> eventual goal. I hope to have the packages in sync at some point in the
>> near future. Ideally that would be before wheezy freezes, but I have not
>> seen the resolutoin of whether or not we can start that transition yet.
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> Clint,
> I am expecting to upload 5.5.23-1 tomorrow morning. After that I am
> really keen to get 5.5 into unstable for various reasons.
> 1.) Once we have done that there is nothing to stop us mass filing bugs
> against reverse dependencies.
> 2.) when that has been done a more serious momentum might develop.
> 3.) I would rather play with #590905 from the safety of experimental -
> at least at first.
> 4.) You'll then have less excuse to apply whatever stuff is unique to
> Ubuntu in Debian.

Stupid sticky keyboard. Should have been

4.) You'll then have less excuse not to apply whatever stuff is unique 
to Ubuntu in Debian.

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