squeeze webkit security update
thijs at debian.org
Mon Feb 21 19:56:40 UTC 2011
On Monday 21 February 2011 20:02:22 Michael Gilbert wrote:
> > > What are the problems? Are there some past threads that I could review
> > > to better understand the issues at hand, and possibly postulate some
> > > potential solutions?
> > The dak installation on security-master is different from ftp-master.
> > It's planned to be merged in the mid term, but until then no
> > non-necessary changes will be made.
> Would it be possible to ask the ftp-masters to manually copy
> squeeze-security uploads to the other releases on a case-by-case basis
> in the meantime?
Asking is free. However, let's realize that this is only a convenience
function that would benefit a small set of packages.
After all, the default situation for packages is already that Debian is
preparing at least two uploads: one for stable and one for unstable. Given the
lack of the propagation feature, webkit is just in this same boat: it needs
two uploads. So it's not quite the end of the world since we accept this
situation for nearly every other package.
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