"submission rules page" proposal number 2

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Jan 23 11:14:00 GMT 2006

On Jan 23 12:58, Jari Aalto wrote:
> Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please-rDBXBDvO6BXQT0dZR+AlfA@public.gmane.org> writes:
> > On Mon, Jan 23, 2006 at 12:43:56AM +0200, Jari Aalto wrote:
> >
> >>A package released in Ubuntu (like "warty") is a stable Linux
> >>distribution. But these packages are direcly derived from Debian
> >>"unstable" release category.
> >
> > So, presumably, ubuntu has a package page which you can refer to when
> > sending an ITP here.
> Good. Since Debian category "testing" is below "unstable" (aka Ubuntu), 
> can we conclude the case of Debian as follows:
>     - stable, testind:  Accepted
>     - unstable: only if it is found from released Ubuntu.

Why don't you just point to Ubuntu instead?

> Out of curiosity, how doe sGentoo manage packages/categories?

Hmm, maybe a look on http://www.gentoo.org/ could help...


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