Re: toulbar2: What will happen if testing migration takes longer than removal from testing
- Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 11:13:29 +0100
- From: Andreas Tille <andreas@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: toulbar2: What will happen if testing migration takes longer than removal from testing
On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 09:07:24AM +0100, Ondřej Surý wrote:
> I believe that it was the case before that if the autoremoval was due a specific RC bug, any activity on that specific bug would reset the timer for autoremoval.
I've thought the same but despite the activity it is not reset (at least
not according to tracker or the autoremovals query).
> But it might have changed since… or my memory is failing me.
I think you are right but that has obviously changed (either due to
freeze or in general).
> > On 19 Feb 2019, at 08:46, Andreas Tille <andreas@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > toulbar2 is
> > Marked for autoremoval on 22 February: #916715
> > However, this bug was closed in
> > toulbar2 (1.0.0+dfsg3-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
> > * Non-maintainer upload.
> > * Add the missing build dependency on zlib1g-dev. (Closes: #916715)
> > -- Adrian Bunk <bunk@xxxxxxxxxx> Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:47:51 +0200
> > The problem is that the package did not migrated due to #920459 (doxygen
> > currently breaks lots of packages and I wonder in general what will
> > happen with those packages). I now uploaded
> > toulbar2 (1.0.0+dfsg3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
> > ...
> > * Prevent generation of PDF documentation since otherwise toulbar2 does
> > not build (see bug #920459). This means should be reverted once doxygen
> > is fixed.
> > ...
> > -- Andreas Tille <tille@xxxxxxxxxx> Mon, 18 Feb 2019 22:17:10 +0100
> > Which enabled the build on all release architectures.
> > I'm simply wondering what will happen with toulbar2 (and other packages
> > - I'm actually not that much involved in this, it is just a random
> > Debian Science package) once it was removed from testing. As far as I
> > understood there will be no migrations from unstable to testing any more
> > if there is no version of that package in testing. Does that mean that
> > the doxygen issues will kick several packages out of Buster or is there
> > any way to prevent this?
> > Kind regards
> > Andreas.
> > --
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