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Re: Updated proposal for improving the FTP NEW process

On March 5, 2018 7:01:14 PM UTC, Don Armstrong <don@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>On Mon, 05 Mar 2018, Scott Kitterman wrote:
>> I think requiring a maintainer to increment the Debian revision of a
>> package based on things that happen outside the Debian archive is
>> a good idea'[1].
>I don't want to make it a requirement, just recommended good practice
>when an upload has been made to Debian, and subsequent upload requires
>changing the source package.

I don't mind if people increment.  I understand that there are reasonable reasons for doing so.  I was responding to the suggestion that not incrementing the revision is absurd.  I think it's fine either way.

Scott K