Quoting Lars Wirzenius (2016-10-18 17:44:50) > On Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 08:59:20PM +0530, Pirate Praveen wrote: > > On Tuesday 18 October 2016 08:27 PM, Lars Wirzenius wrote: > > > This is so wrong, I would like to ask that this package not be allowed > > > into Debian until it's fixed. > > > > I agree this could be marked RC and stopped from going to a stable > > release. But do we stop accepting new packages in unstable because there > > are serious bugs? > > When the bugs are bad enough, I think we should reject the packages > even from unstable, yes.
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