openssh: no pre-release sanity check? [Re: ssh-to-rawhide hangs

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Mon Sep 12 11:39:38 UTC 2011

Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> Didn't say like, said similar.  Don't you test your changes somehow?  Or
> do you just toss the mods over the wall and hope for the best?  I don't
> think so.  Share your test cases for those packages that should just
> work--not all packages.  Forget that the changes are for rawhide and
> forget "that Rawhide is NOT suitable for any sort of
> production use and that it WILL break. (Not "may", "will"!)"  I bet
> every developer and maintainer has pride in their work and products and
> really don't want to put untested changes into any distro.

Testing is exactly what we have Rawhide users for.

        Kevin Kofler

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