News for Debian developers
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-- Your Name
New Debian mailing list
The Debian listmasters have recently created this new mailing list:
-- Paul Wise
Salsa project for asking autopkgtest questions
The Debian CI team would like to encourage and help more maintainers to add autopkgtest support to their packages. To that effect, there is now the autopkgtest-help repository on salsa, where maintainers can ask questions related to testing their packages by opening issues.
-- Antonio Terceiro
/sbin/raw dropped from util-linux
Linux 5.14 dropped the "raw" block/char device driver, and also broke building the raw(8) utility program. util-linux in bookworm/sid has dropped this binary. Given the very generic name, it is impossible to find any users. If you maintain a package using /sbin/raw, please make the appropriate changes.
-- Chris Hofstaedtler
rsync.net offers storage for Debian Developers
This is one of several benefits that are offered to Debian members and contributors.
-- Paul Wise