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From: Alec Berryman <alec@×××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there a process for marking ebuilds stable?
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2003 20:32:03
Message-Id: 1050352311.3958.2.camel@melvin.lorax.wox.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there a process for marking ebuilds stable? by Mikael Andersson
On Mon, 2003-04-14 at 11:29, Mikael Andersson wrote:
> This is only an initial suggestion, please comment and improve :) > > 1) Successful Emerges/Bugs > a) Count package downloads and bugs filed. If no blocker/critical bugs > exists after a week or two mark as stable. For important packages this rule > could be made more stringent. > b) Count real merges/unmerges of packages and not only package downloads, > this should to opt-in since it would in some way need to post information > back to gentoo.org > > 2) Voting console > A console application which finds all stable packages installed more than > a week or two ago and asks you to determine how much you've used them. > As default it only needs to show packages with few users since simple > statistics should be enough to validate packages with many users. At the > end of the emerge remind a user of 'unpopular' packages to run the voting > console to mark as stable.
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12785 was opened at the end of December. Blizzy left the dev team and currently there's no one in charge of gentoo-stable and gentoo-stats as far as I know - the position is still open. -- Alec Berryman <alec@×××××××××.org>

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there a process for marking ebuilds stable? Brad Laue <brad@××××××.com>