On 14/10/16 10:18, Andreas Tille wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 09:59:07AM +0200, Emilio Pozuelo Monfort wrote:
>> On 13/10/16 08:54, Andreas Tille wrote:
>>> Hi Julien,
>>> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 12:14:48AM +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
>>>>> please add a force-hint to add the testing migration of
>>>>> sra-sdk 2.7.0-1
>>>>> It was discussed with upstream that only amd64 architecture will
>>>>> be supported officially. Since we try to fix build issues on other
>>>>> architectures step by step there is no point in delaying the
>>>>> testing migration for version 2.7.0-1 for amd64.
>>>> NAK, this isn't how that works. The package has out of date binaries in
>>>> unstable, that needs to be fixed one way or the other.
>>> Sorry for bothering you: what binaries are out of date, how does this
>>> come and how can I find this out? Would a simple upload of a new
>>> package version fix this?
>> sra-toolkit | 2.3.5-2+dfsg-1 | unstable | i386, kfreebsd-amd64,
>> sra-toolkit | 2.7.0-1 | unstable | amd64
>> Either you fix the build (preferably), or you request the removal of the
>> binaries by filing a bug against ftp.debian.org. To fix the build, you need
>> to fix
>> on at least i386.
> Upstream explicitly confirmed that only amd64 is supported (for ncbi-vdb
> and sra-sdk). I perfectly agree that it would be an optimal situation
> if also i386 would be supported but for the moment the unavailability
> for this architecture should not block the migration to testing.
> So I filed #840683 to remove the unsupported architectures which was
> just closed thanks to quick ftpmasters. :-)
> Am I correct now that a force-hint is apropriate now?
No, it should just migrate without one, given it's arch:any and not arch:all.