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Re: eicar.com installer in Debian, and pre-upload interface to ftpmaster

On Sat, 5 Jul 2003 10:43:35 +0100, Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
>That's pointless, I think. If I were an ftpmaster I would not be willing
>to render an opinion on a package before I actually saw the package,
>especially if I were going to be held to that opinion later (and, if I
>wasn't, what's the point)?
>Initial upload is the right time to perform checks.

To perform technical checks, yes. This one is an ideological issue.
Which could be properly discussed before time was spent to get a
package built and make it pass all lintian checks.


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