FESCo wants to ban direct stable pushes in Bodhi (urgent call for feedback)

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Fri Feb 26 15:12:36 UTC 2010

Michael Schwendt wrote:
> Doesn't sound right. FE could push to stable always and much more quickly,
> too. What was missing was a convenient interface for packagers which they
> could use to decide between testing and stable or whether not to push a
> build at all. It was necessary to submit special requests by email, since
> by default every new build would become a test update. Packagers wanted
> more control, and some even wanted no (!) delays by means of automatically
> pushing to the repos.

Actually, FE didn't have testing at all, all updates were stable. Only the 
newer Plague setups (EPEL, RPM Fusion) included a testing repo.

        Kevin Kofler

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