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Re: Work-needing packages report for Sep 6, 2002

On Wed, 11 Sep 2002, Steve Langasek wrote:

> Would you care to provide evidence that there is NOT a high correlation
> between maintainer inactivity and package bugginess?  This assertion
> seems quite counterintuitive to me, and all of my own anecdotal evidence
> supports the contrary.

Mine experience was contrary, maybe that's why we're defending different
standpoints :-) - been happy to use gnobog, axkit, afbackup all of
which were not maintained for longer periods of time.

But no, I can not come up with an exact formula and a number. Can you
prove the contrary ;-)?

         Tomas Pospisek
         SourcePole   -  Linux & Open Source Solutions
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