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From: Matti Bickel <mabi@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Security stabilisations
Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2010 19:50:47 +0200
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.

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