[Pkg-rust-maintainers] rust ecosystem worries of a release team member

Sylvestre Ledru sylvestre at debian.org
Sat Jan 4 16:19:17 GMT 2020


Le 04/01/2020 à 17:02, Paul Gevers a écrit :
> Dear rust maintainers,
> I should have probably contacted you earlier, but better now than
> latter. I think it is time to align between the rust maintainers and the
> release team how we (ideally you without needing our assistance) can
> manage the rust stack in testing (and thus in unstable).
> The last couple of weeks I have watched the rust uploads a bit, as I'd
> like thunderbird (with several CVE fixes) to migrate to testing. It has
> been blocked since the beginning of November due to rust dependencies
> that keep changing [1].
Honestly, (shame on me) I didn't pay much attention to the cbindgen 
or other migrations of rust binaries.

Mostly because when I look at the transition dashboard, I don't
understand why they are blocked. For example:
fd find is blocked by 
Also because we are doing (too?) many changes.

Anyway, sorry about that, I will try to make cbindgen migrated asap!


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