Re: Debian needs more buildds. It has offers. They aren't being accepted.
On Wed, 18 Feb 2004, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> No, Goswin is right here; there's an important difference. Developing dpkg
> requires primarily coding skills. Running wanna-build requires almost
> entirely communication and coordination skills (the code itself is really not
> much of anything).
developing dpkg requires much more than coding skills. I am not going to
enumerate them, as I don't think it's worth my time.
> "Managing the archive software" requires coding skills. However, acting as
> the "gatekeeper" who decides what packages go in and out requires social
> skills and communication skills (particularly if you don't want to do it in
> an arbitrary manner, and apparently nobody wants to do it in an arbitrary
Managing the archive software requires more than coding skills. Again, I
don't think it's worth my time to enumerate them to you.