[ovs-dev] Bug#701758: openvswitch: new version upstream

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Tue Feb 26 20:23:17 UTC 2013

On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 04:49:46PM -0300, Ernesto Domato wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 4:36 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> > Debian is currently frozen for release,
> > and the outstanding bug reports aren't severe enough to warrant
> > breaking the freeze.
> >
> > After the release, we'll upload whatever is the current LTS at that
> > point (probably 1.9.x).
> Yeah, I know the Wheezy is already frozen, but I thought that maybe
> the last version in Sid could be nice try it.

The normal path to a getting a bug fix for a severe bug into testing
is to first upload it into unstable (sid).  Uploading a newer version
to unstable would, as I understand it, complicate the process should a
severe bug show up before release.

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