Rawhide boot problems

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Sat Sep 8 00:28:53 UTC 2012

On Fri, Sep 07, 2012 at 02:42:20PM -0700, Jesse Keating wrote:
> On 09/07/2012 02:36 PM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> >This makes sense, but it runs directly against the current
> >auto-inheritence behaviour. It's unsurprising that people end up with
> >different opinions of the right thing to do here.
> >
> I'm of the opinion that rawhide should be inheriting from the builds
> of the previous release, so long as there haven't been any builds
> directly on rawhide.  I'm also of the opinion that the inheritance
> should happen as early as possible, eg as soon as the package is
> built, instead of waiting for a bodhi introduced delay.  Rawhide
> works this way, the inheritance into rawhide should work this way
> too.

Sure, and that's clearly the behaviour that Lennart wanted as well. But 
instead there was a mass rebuild that bumped his rawhide nvr and now he 
needs to do rawhide work manually. If development should be happening in 
rawhide then why is rawhide inheriting from f18?

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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