The new Update Acceptance Criteria are broken

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Sun Nov 21 02:16:58 UTC 2010

Adam Williamson wrote:
> Please remember the exact policy we have. There is still no absolute
> requirement for testing for anything but critpath packages, which is a
> fairly small number. All other packages can push updates without
> testing; there's simply a short  waiting period to do so.

But one of the main points of this subthread is that that waiting period is 
way too long for some urgent fixes (security fixes, regression fixes etc.).

        Kevin Kofler

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