On 13/06/18 11:18, Pirate Praveen wrote:

> It would have been better if there was co-ordination before uploading
> such breaking changes. experimental first and heads up to failing
> reverse depends would have been better. Hopefully we can improve for
> future transitions.

Definitely. I am sorry for causing this!

I did try to test for breakage, but I guess I misinterpreted the salsa
CI runner, or it did not check properly. So I uploaded thinking there
was not going to be breakage.

Also, it would be great if upstream did not do these kind of breaking
changes without the equivalent of a soname change..

> https://salsa.debian.org/ruby-team/meta has build script which makes it
> very easy to rebuild all reverse build dependencies.

We have ratt, but that requires sbuild, so I ended up never using it.

Martín Ferrari (Tincho)

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