Bug#727708: Call for votes on init system resolution
On Wed, Feb 05, 2014 at 10:05:45PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Kurt Roeckx writes ("Bug#727708: Call for votes on init system resolution"):
> > I would really like it that you indicated under which power the
> > CTTE is making decisions, and the majority requirements that go
> > with that the options, for all your votes.
> Sorry not to give you an explicit heads-up about this resolution. (It
> has been proposed in this form for some time now though.)
Please do not assume I have time to read everything. I don't. I
actually think I gave advice about this before which you seem to
> Anyway, I think as regards T vs L we are chiefly exercising our power
> to set technical policy. As regards the default init system we are
> making a decision which has been requested of us by the people
> normally responsible (which would be the d-i maintainersI think).
I would like to point out that this was requested by Paul
Tagliamonte, who as far as I know is not in the d-i team. I
didn't see anybody from the d-i team request that you make a
decision for them, but I might have missed that.