Re: stop the "manage with debconf" madness
From: Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: stop the "manage with debconf" madness
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2003 02:58:10 -0500
> > (on the whole) try to make the best job they can of the packaging
> > of their programs.
> Anyone can make mistakes.
Yes and you can too, further policy can too.
> > What is not helpful is when a developer gets a bad case of NOMUS
> > (Not On My UNIX System) and goes off on one about how perfectly the
> > world would be if everyone agreed with their narrow definition of
> > the 'correct' way to do things. The recent /run debate was another
> > example of this virulent disease taking hold amongst the vocal
> > developer cabal.
> Really a flaw in the NM process. Don't we require peopel to
> acknowledge the importance of policy nowadays?
I (and Matt too, I believe) acknowledge the importance
of policy so ask to correct it if it it is not enough
for the recent situation or something, right?
Debian Developer & Debian JP Developer - much more I18N of Debian
Atsuhito Kohda <email@example.com>
Department of Math., Tokushima Univ.