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From: Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Security stabilisations
Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2010 20:58:05 +0300
On 07/17/2010 08:50 PM, Matti Bickel wrote:
> On 07/17/2010 07:02 PM, Petteri Räty wrote:
>>>  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.
> 
> It's in the security project's policy:
> "once an ebuild is committed, evaluate what keywords are needed for the
> fix ebuild and get arch-specific teams to test and mark the ebuild
> stable on their architectures (arch-teams should be cc'd on the bug, as
> well as releng during release preparation) and set status whiteboard to
> stable"
> http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/vulnerability-policy.xml, Chapter 4
> 
> As the CC'ing should be done by the security folks/the maintainer when a
> new ebuild is ready, I don't think it needs to be in devmanual. The
> relevant people should be aware of the process.
> 

If relevant people already know the policy and act accordingly then why
do we have this thread in the first place?

Regards,
Petteri

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