Re: Pandora is born
On Mon, May 10, 1999 at 03:33:54PM -0700, Joseph Carter wrote:
: > > Um, non-us has been terribly broken since BEFORE I was a developer. In
: > > fact, it was broken when I first installed Bo a year and a half ago.
: And the biggest rub of all has been that the archive maintainers couldn't
: do anything about the problems. They would have liked to.
The maintainers that wanted to help (Richard (?) and Guy) had and have
the same archive access as me.
And as far as I can remember -- the problem were in order of occurence:
- backlog in incoming (yes, was not solved for a long time)
- archive layout similar to the main archive (not yet solved -- some coordination needed)
- downtime (due to broken hardware - has been solved with a donated
harddisk (paid by me with donations from selling Debian CDs))
- archive access for archive maintainers (not solved for a long
time due to administrative restrictions -- would have been solved
if we had have a new, separate machine ... you know, where the machine is
Best Regards from Dresden/Germany
[internet & unix support ----------------- Heiko Schlittermann]
[<a href="http://debian.schlittermann.de/"> Debian 2.1 CD </a>]
[Heiko Schlittermann HS12-RIPE finger:email@example.com -]
[pgp: A1 7D F6 7B 69 73 48 35 E1 DE 21 A7 A8 9A 77 92 -------]