Re: [New maintainer] Working for Debian and becoming a registered Debian developer
On Thu, Jul 22, 1999 at 02:16:57PM -0400, Carl Mummert wrote:
> Why make it difficult for people who send in ready-to-go applications,
> just because of the exceptional cases?
I personally don't want developers to be automatically accepted, but that
is just me.
> Another comment - birth cirtificate? Does debian care about your
> nationality? How does a scanned facsimile of a birth certificate
> (no picture, no address, easy to fake by scanning a real one and changing
> the name/dob) establish anything useful about the person's identity?
I simply chose that as a means of identification, it was not required.
Also, yes, the methods of verification are not perfect.
In any case, I think that I do not care to continue this discussion further.
/me steps back