[Mageia-dev] Backports policy clarification (and discussion)

blind Pete 0123peter at gmail.com
Sat Jun 9 10:50:49 CEST 2012

Sander Lepik wrote:

> 09.06.2012 10:06, blind Pete kirjutas:
>> andre999 wrote:
>> [snip]
>>> I see your point.
>>> In most cases, a backport for mga1 would be essentially identical for
>>> mga2 (except package file name and corresponding changes in the spec
>>> file). It would only differ if dependancies differ, which I suspect is
>>> unlikely for wesnoth or most other games, for example.
>>> So this means that for a backport to mga1, we should first do one to
>>> mga2.
>> [snip]
>> No.  Cauldron then mga2 then mga1.
> Well, you can't do backport for mga2 if you don't have new version in
> cauldron ;)

Just trying to be complete.  This is the sort of situation where 
incompleteness becomes ambiguity which becomes a bug.  

blind Pete
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