Re: Orphaning my packages
On Thu, 14 Sep 2006, Gunnar Wolf wrote:
Russ Allbery dijo [Wed, Sep 13, 2006 at 10:28:05PM -0700]:
I'm not sure we're really using the tracker right now. Mostly it just
gets spammed. *wry grin*
I think I agree with you. Trackers work great for some things - but
don't for others :)
We could just close the trackers (as they basically provide erroneous
information to any innocent bystander). In fact, if you don't mind
(protest in the next couple of days), I will do so. Instead of them, I
think we could better work with some TODO-like files somewhere in
SVN. Lets look at the current situation - Our trackers are:
Yes, I think that it might be valuable to have written down on the web
site what you mentioned as the standard operating procedure that we use.
I think that responsiveness to email si quite good and certainly more
effective than the tracker, which takes an active effort to go and check.
Email _always_ gets checked...
Carlo U. Segre -- Professor of Physics
Associate Dean for Special Projects, Graduate College
Illinois Institute of Technology
Voice: 312.567.3498 Fax: 312.567.3494