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Thilo Bangert <email@example.com>:
> > 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to
find the vulnerable packages.
Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project
<URL:http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/lisp/>, #gentoo-lisp on FreeNode