BEWARE: a problematic glibc made it to stable (F16)

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Mon Oct 24 06:43:59 UTC 2011


On Sun, 2011-10-23 at 04:14 +0200, Kevin Kofler wrote:

> The fact that a glibc with showstoppers of this kind got pushed to stable 
> shows that the karma system does not work at all. It just hinders getting 
> legitimate fixes out and does nothing to stop regressions. glibc is even 
> critpath, yet broken crap still goes out.

Except...12.999 got pushed out precisely *because* it fixed the most
critical breakage in 12. I'm sure you've previously argued that
'legitimate fixes' should go out even if they break something else, so
why are you complaining when it happens?
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