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Bug#254598: Name of the Debian x86-64/AMD64 port

* Raul Miller (moth@debian.org) wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 07:49:22AM -0400, Stephen Frost wrote:
> > I don't see this as a technical issue and I don't believe the tech 
> > committee has any jurisdiction over it.
> The technical committee can be brought in on non-technical issues when
> asked to resolve them.

I don't see it as appropriate or logical for the technical committee to
have the final say on non-technical issues, regardless of if they're
asked them or not.  If they'd like to share their opinion, that's nice,
but very different.

> > There's probably good reason that in the past and in general the porters
> > are the ones who pick the arch name.
> Probably.
> I'm not sure how you're going to go forward with your "refuse to
> cooperate" idea if the technical committee happens to decide that
> you're right.  But I'll let you worry about that one.

It'd be a no-op, of course.  I didn't say I'd go against the committee
regardless of thier decision but that I'd ignore it.


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