Ready for new RPM version?

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Feb 27 22:08:08 UTC 2009


On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 17:01 -0500, Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 13:47 -0800, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 16:30 -0500, Jon Masters wrote:
> > > Yeah, still doesn't protect against the guy who introduces a new package
> > > today that includes an updated configuration for my VPN client, or my
> > > email client, or a host of other stuff I might be using and rely upon.
> > 
> > Sure. I didn't say it does. That doesn't make it useless. :)
> > 
> > (On a practical level, neither do F9 or F10, since maintainers can at
> > present push packages directly to the official updates repository with
> > no oversight, AFAIK).
> 
> But the stigma caused by destabilizing a stable release is just that
> much worse.

That's what I'm trying to fix. ;)
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