It would appear that on Oct 2, Myra Nelson did say:
On Sun, Oct 2, 2011 at 18:40, Joe(theWordy)Philbrook email@example.com wrote:
Since the version of xorg in question is "from testing" I suspect I've nothing to worry about and that it wouldn't wind up in the main repo while its still "incompatible". But since I know for a fact that my PC's built in Nvidia adapter is extremely incompatible with nouveau, I'd like to understand what and where this "Ignorepkg" is?
Ignorepkg is in pacman.conf.
Oh... Then I guess that for testing purposes users are expected to avoid updating those packages to the versions with compatibility issues with whatever the heck is currently being tested?
In which case I'll fall back on my hope that it wouldn't make it to the main stream repos until the compatibility issue had been resolved...