Procedure for verbatim takeover from FN to FN+1?

Axel Thimm Axel.Thimm at
Tue Jul 24 00:26:51 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jul 23, 2007 at 10:44:29AM -0400, Jesse Keating wrote:
> I'll admit that this inheritance chain is a bit misleading.  The FC6
> tags are merely sync tags, not active.  The real entry point is
> dist-fc7, the active point being dist-fc7-updates.

OK, so for FC6->F7 one would need some manual magic wand anyway, could
you pretty please wave it? :)

And if I understand correctly the inhertiance mechanism, I see no way
to stop a package from being inherited to F8. How are orphaned or
otherwise unwanted packages in subsequent releases handled? How is
their inhertiance broken?
Axel.Thimm at
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