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Re: Proposal for removal of mICQ package

pls take this war elsewhere!

----- Original Message -----
From: "Rico -mc- Gloeckner" <mc@ukeer.de>
To: "Manoj Srivastava" <srivasta@debian.org>
Cc: <debian-devel@lists.debian.org>
Sent: Friday, February 14, 2003 2:55 AM
Subject: Re: Proposal for removal of mICQ package

> On Fri, Feb 14, 2003 at 04:12:11AM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> >  >> Still, the upstream is a cracker, and next time, he'll do worse.
> >
> >  > Stop being ridiculous.  You are doing acussations which are simply
> >  > silly.  You are turning this into a flamewar against Upstream and
> >  > that is becoming more annoying than anything what Upstream did.
> >
> >    I am silly? You want to ignore a denial of service poison
> >  pill, and you think I am being silly? What is this, and old boy
> >  cracker club? We'll hit our users with a denial of service attack in
> >  a pissing contest and we'll then just kiss and make up? The hell
> >  with the users and the social contract?
> I do not put any attributes on you personally, since i do not know you
> good enough. However i find your accusations and the other accusations
> about "rm -rf <whatever>" silly.
> Whatever. From your attitude i read that iam not worth to discuss it
> since i do not have the faintest idea about what a "poisonpill" is.
> However, allow me two more questions:
> 1) What would have happened when the program had refused to compile if
> EXTRAVERSION had not be set.
> 2) What would have happened if Martin had decided once again that
> EXTRAVERSION is either useless or not worth to set and removed the ifdef
> Checks from the Code?
> I say both, Ruediger and Martin found a lot of things to learn, but i
> still find your accusations that Ruediger actually "dos'ed" the debian
> project or acted "destructive" silly.
> Having a non-working Package or no Package at all is a Status Quo to me.
> So who do you help with removing the Package - is it the Users of Debian
> or is it your Ego?
> -rg
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