[tex-live] Bug#425522: [dummy bug] luatex-snapshot should not enter lenny (now)

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Tue May 22 12:01:16 CEST 2007

Package: luatex-snapshot
Version: 20070426-1
Severity: serious

Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:

> Frank � wrote:
>> We were wondering whether we should allow it to enter testing and,
>> finally, the next Debian release which is planned "less than 2 years
>> after April 2007".  In other words, it might be late enough to contain
>> the first release of luatex, but it's equally likely that we would have
>> to freeze at a snapshot somewhat before that.
> freezing the current snapshot (or one later this year) is of not much
> use; fundamental parts are still missing or under construction but
> we're getting there 

Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> wrote:

> There will be 'real' betas starting this July, it makes sense to wait
> until then, but it would be nice if those could be included.

In July, Norbert probably won't have time for packaging them, and not
for a while after that, nor anyone else in the Debian TeX Task Force.  

Thanks for your answers,

Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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