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Re: Updated proposal for improving the FTP NEW process




My preferred algorithm is dead simple : if the source package is the same, it is not NEW.

Sorry for the top -post. My mobile device client is deficient.

On March 6, 2018 11:34:29 AM CST, Bastian Blank <waldi@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Hi Steve

Please don't top-post and fix the length of your lines.

On Tue, Mar 06, 2018 at 10:22:22AM -0600, Steve Robbins wrote:
Or: change the mechanism to avoid a trip through NEW for simple cases that Chris outlined: new binary or soname bump. Reserve NEW for truly new things.

Can you describe an algorithm that can destinguish between an soname
change and some other change?

Bastian

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