newer NVRs in older releases.

Tom Lane tgl at redhat.com
Tue Sep 7 20:20:31 UTC 2010


Toshio Kuratomi <a.badger at gmail.com> writes:
> On Tue, Sep 07, 2010 at 11:56:23AM -0400, Dave Jones wrote:
>> Could the buildsystem be changed to prevent newer NVRs from being
>> built if an older one exists in a newer buildroot ? Should it ? Is
>> there a valid reason for ever allowing this to happen?

> The buildsystem should be allowed to build it but we want to get to the
> place where it doesn't get pushed to the (some) repositories.  I believe
> that bodhi and autoqa are supposed to share this task at some point in the
> future but I don't know just how far off that future day is atm.

There was some discussion last week about teaching the broken-dependencies
nagbot to also nag about NVR sequence discrepancies.  Is that feasible
or a reasonable response?  Or is that subsumed under your mention of
autoqa?

			regards, tom lane


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