Can some provenpackager bump openvpn in EL-5
huzaifas at redhat.com
Wed Dec 30 11:05:05 UTC 2009
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Jussi Lehtola wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-12-30 at 08:55 +0530, Huzaifa Sidhpurwala wrote:
>> I have this bz open for some time now, with no response.
>> Can some one with proven packager access bump the EL-5 version to the
>> latest one in devel.
> Even though any proven packager could do the change, that bug does not
> fall in the items listed in the proven packager policy . You haven't
> listed any problems with the current package, you're just requesting a
> version upgrade.
The version of openvpn in EPEL is an upstream rc version.
The Changelog file upstream shows a lot of bugs have been fixed and it
would be nice to have it fixed in EPEL too.
> Version upgrades should be performed by the package maintainer. This
> especially holds in EPEL, which should be a slowly moving distribution.
In this case the bz is around 2.5 weeks old, with absolutely no response.
What is the policy to get the package updated in this case?
Huzaifa Sidhpurwala, RHCE, CCNA (IRC: huzaifas)
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