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Re: developer database comments

>  Jay> Personally, I think every developer should give their address
>  Jay> and phone number as part of being accepted as a maintainer, but
>  Jay> that is debatable.
> 	It is one thing to give my address and phone number when I
>  become a developer, it is quite anouther to have that bruited over
>  the web. 
That informations will definitely not be public if the developer doesn't
want it public. The only question is whether we should bother letting
people choose to make their own public.

> 	In other words, I still have access control concerns. The
>  other issue was licensing; I would not want a document distributed
>  with a license permittig people to change just my email address or
>  PGP key. Immutability was what killed the effort before, when Lindsay
>  Allen and I gathered mainatiner data.
Don't remind me of that awful discussion. Take a look at
http://db.debian.org/issues and then comment.

Jay Treacy

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