[Mageia-dev] pushing pcre-8.32-2 manually

Thierry Vignaud thierry.vignaud at gmail.com
Sat Dec 1 13:44:46 CET 2012

On 1 December 2012 03:02, Thomas Backlund <tmb at mageia.org> wrote:
>> Due to library splitted in recent pcre, the whole basesystem is not
>> installable due to conflicts with older libs before rebuilding.
>> Could someboy pushing pcre-8.32-2 into cauldron? I've removed a binary
>> program temporarily so that conflicting libs won't raise for a little
>> time, in order to rebuild all the packages.
> Yeah, thanks a lot for breaking the bs :/

This happens.
Only freezing distro and not make more work can prevent not breaking anything...

> Especially since this was a known problem and people was trying to
> test and see how to best avoid it, but you just went ahead and pushed it :/

This should have been done on public ml.
This way this wouldn't have happened.

Same as for not announcing freeze before alpha :-)

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