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Re: NMUers: STOP BEING STUPID



>>>>> "Steve" == Steve Greenland <stevegr@debian.org> writes:

    Steve> On 23-Apr-01, 18:52 (CDT), Sean 'Shaleh' Perry
    Steve> <shaleh@valinux.com> wrote:
    >> This would prevent the NMUers from doing things like
    >> debhelper/debconfizing packages without the maintainer's
    >> consent, as well as keep NMU bugs down.

*Violently* agree...

    Steve> Until debhelper/debconf become required, such a substantial
    Steve> modification should be prohibited.
                        ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

"Until ... become required"... this it *is* prohibited!

No need to write it down as policy, I'd say.

Bye, J

PS: And I'm not even a maintainer ;-)

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