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From: Petteri R├Ąty <betelgeuse@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Security stabilisations
Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2010 20:02:17 +0300
On 07/17/2010 05:51 PM, Christian Faulhammer wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Thilo Bangert <bangert@g.o>:
>>> please avoid having stabilisation requests
>>> like http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=327877, blocking a
>>> security bug.  That way, architecture teams may not see the severity
>>> directly and it slips, leaving users with vulnerable versions longer
>>> than needed.  Thank you.
>>
>> perhaps it's a good idea to tell people what you expect of them
>> instead. i presume just removing the blocker will not satisfy you.
> 
>  Do stabilisations on the security bug so arch team members can skim
> through their stabilisation list by just looking for security@g.o to
> find the vulnerable packages.
> 
> V-Li
> 

If you want things to happen this way then it should be at least
documented in the devmanual.

Regards,
Petter

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