Bug#727708: Call for votes on init system resolution
On Fri, Feb 07, 2014 at 05:39:34PM +0300, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
> Colin Watson <email@example.com> (2014-02-05):
> > The only people who might reasonably be described as vaguely current
> > maintainers of parts of d-i whom I can immediately find on a quick
> > scan of the early parts of this bug are Wouter and myself; Tollef also
> > contributed a good deal in the past, and I may have missed one or two.
> > But I don't think any of these people have been acting as d-i
> > maintainers here. People like Cyril and Christian, who would be more
> > obvious candidates for such a label, have not commented on this bug.
> I'd like to mention a few things:
> - TC's opinion (not d-i people's) was queried by Paul.
> - d-i maintainers were neither asked anything, or put in the loop at
> any point.
Just to clarify things, I wasn't criticising you or anyone else in d-i
for not contributing to this bug, either directly or by implication;
just stating a fact in response to the earlier confusion.
> - Given the incredible amount of mails on that bug, I think it's quite
> reasonable not to expect us to jump into that train out of the blue,
> especially uninvited.
I think this is indeed entirely appropriate.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]