RFC: Primary architecture promotion requirements

Josh Boyer jwboyer at gmail.com
Wed Mar 21 14:12:58 UTC 2012

On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 9:52 AM, Peter Jones <pjones at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 03/21/2012 09:21 AM, Josh Boyer wrote:
>> Except when people are forced to look at it, their solution was often
>> ExcludeArch for PPC.  As I said in the other thread, you cannot force
>> people to care about an architecture they don't know or want to learn.
> That suggests we need a FTBFS-like nightly test that lets us know about new,
> unexpected ExcludeArches in the distro.

Possibly.  There are ExcludeArch trackers that people are supposed to make
their bugs block and that was normally sufficient to give the arch team a
heads up.  However, I'm sure there were packages that didn't have bugs filed
like that.


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