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Re: Senseless Bickering and Overpoliticization

Aaron Van Couwenberghe <vanco@sonic.net> writes:

>   I agree with you, and I know for a fact that it's being worked on.
> Remember that BenC and Wichert are working on dpkgv2; check it out, the
> design concept is quite intriguing.
> I do believe they made an official announcement a while ago. Check back in
> the archives for some pointers.

Right, which is very good.  However, it needs more people working on
it; from what I have seen, there is actually more effort on the old
one -- unless everything is taking place behind the scenes for the new 
ones.  This is not to say that Ben and Wichert aren't doing enough;
more that others with dpkg expertise need to step up and help.

> And remember, dpkg's current state is nothing anyone should be afraid to
> bring up. it's simply reaching a ripe old age, and is suffering the
> complications that normally follow that state. This happens to every
> software project.
> -- 
> ..Aaron Van Couwenberghe... ..vanco@sonic.net.. ..aaronv@debian.org....
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Developer, Debian GNU/Linux (Free powerful OS upgrade)       www.debian.org |
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