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Re: MIA, Incompetent and holiday-loving maintainers (was: Request for NMUs.)

* Marc Haber <mh+debian-devel@zugschlus.de> [2004-01-07 10:31]:
> Of course not. It's like pinging a host before actually trying to use
> a service - first test if the basics are OK, and only then start the
> "real" work.

Even in this example, the host might go down after you ping it (or, on
older systems, because you ping it ;).

Martin Michlmayr

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