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Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis <Arfrever@g.o>:
> Some packages have new releases more than once a month and sometimes
> it's reasonable to not skip stabilization of any version. Given
> version of a package is usually no longer tested by users after
> release of a newer version, so I suggest the following change to the
> policy of stabilizations: Stabilization of given version of a package
> can be requested if this version has been in the tree for at least 10
> days and a newer version of this package has been added to the tree.
If you do that, you will see arch teams skip those stabilisations in a
daily rhythm. Honestly, who should do that work? Having every minor
release stable is a big nuisance for arch workers.
Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project
<URL:http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/lisp/>, #gentoo-lisp on FreeNode