[Fedora-packaging] Statistics on usage of disttags in Fedora Core and Extras

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net
Mon Apr 9 18:49:48 UTC 2007

Le lundi 09 avril 2007 à 13:18 -0400, Jesse Keating a écrit :
> On Monday 09 April 2007 13:13:25 Christopher Stone wrote:
> > Checking to see if a package still builds correctly is more important
> > than a little extra processing time during upgrades.  I'm pretty sure
> > people expect full upgrades to take a bit of time.
> >
> > Just my opinoin.
> What you fail to realize is that you can accomplish checking to see if things 
> build correctly without making those builds go to everybody in the universe 
> as an update.  These things are not tied together.

But you can't accomplish checking the maintainer did check the package
builds and works with the rest of a release if you allow old release

Sorry, but "it builds" is not a good check. Especially if no human ever
runs the result

Nicolas Mailhot
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