[arch-dev-public] Do I need a sign-off for this...

Jan de Groot jan at jgc.homeip.net
Thu Sep 10 04:29:56 EDT 2009

On Thu, 2009-09-10 at 13:05 +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
> Hi,
> The current heimdal package does not build due to an autoconf update 
> (http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/16015).   I have a patch that can be 
> applied to fix that but I do not particularly want to rebuild given it 
> does not affect the actual package.  It is also a bit of a waste of time 
> applying the patch only to trunk as a new heimdal release will occur 
> before any rebuild is likely to be needed.
> Can I apply the patch and archrelease core-{i686,x86_64} or would that 
> require a sign-off?

As long as you don't touch the binary package, there's no reason to
signoff. The package doesn't build at this moment, and if it's still
broken after your fix, nothing has changed.
The signoff procedure is because you don't want your binary pkg to screw
up systems.

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