Re: FSG Packaging Summit in Berlin
Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I'm boycotting feeding any useful information to LWN anymore until they
>> retract their latest blanket insult of all DD's and stop being so biased.
> Honestly, I don't see what the problem is here. The text in question is
> Debian will get the Etch release out this year. Honest. What
> could possibly go wrong? Thereafter, the Debian developers will
> go back to arguing about firmware in the kernel.
> Honestly, it was not my intent to insult anybody. I'm sorry if I did.
> But, being the socially-challenged person I am, I still don't understand
> how that could be.
FWIW I thought this to be quite funny and couldn't help smiling when
I read it.
People more involved in resolving the whatisfreeenough-problem or more
directly connected with the release (for example in the installer like
Joey) might take it differently than me as just a normal package
The 'Galactic Cleaning' policy undertaken by Emperor Zhark is a personal
vision of the emperor's, and its inclusion in this work does not constitute
tacit approval by the author or the publisher for any such projects,
howsoever undertaken. (c) Jasper Ffforde