Re: Urging for solution to the slow NEW queue process
- Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2018 11:05:50 +0200
- From: Paolo Greppi <paolo.greppi@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Urging for solution to the slow NEW queue process
Il 11/04/2018 09:44, Andrey Rahmatullin ha scritto:
> On Wed, Apr 11, 2018 at 07:08:21AM +0000, Lumin wrote:
>> Briefly speaking, if a DD was told that "Thank you for your contribution
>> to Debian but please wait for at least 2 months so that your package
>> can enter the archive.", will the DD still be motivated working on NEW
>> packages??? Please convince me if you think that doesn't matter.
> But most DDs already know about this?
>> Let's have a look a this chart. Obviously the NEW queue became
>> somewhat weirdly long since about a year ago. We can also move
>> to the middle part of this page where we can estimate a median
>> number of time for a package to wait in the NEW queue. The median is
>> **2 month**. Things has been going in the BAD direction compared
>> to the past.
> There are 287 packages on that page.
> 154 of them have "node-" in the name.
Thank you for pointing out !
Here I only listed stuff that is already worked on.
The number of tiny node-* packages required is indeed staggering.