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Re: What should go into "How Software Producers can distribute their products directly in .deb format"?

On Mon, Dec 09, 2002 at 10:42:43AM -0800, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Andreas Tille <tillea@rki.de> writes:
> > I think not.  Debian packages from *anywhere* are not under control of BTS
> > and as a consequence they have no quality assurance.  
> An offhand observation: In my experience, merely having bugs handled
> by the BTS is no assurance of quality.

Too true.  One only hopes that being given higher visibility, the chances of
a bug in the BTS being dealt with are somewhat better than that of a bug in
a random deb out there in the ether.

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