Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge
On Mon, 26 Apr 2004 09:59:53 -0400, Raul Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 02:56:09PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
>> So, if the technical committee would like to comment on this issue,
>> take the decision out of my hands, or overrule any decision I might
>> otherwise make, now would be a good time.
> The technical committee can't override the constitution (nor
> foundation documents) any more than you can.
> However it might be worthwhile introducing a "Sarge Exception",
> making an explicit grandfather clause applicable only to sarge, and
> earlier distributions, so we can release the it. This is
> philosophically ugly, but then some people (perhaps RMS) think the
> same of debian as a whole.
That would be doable.
In like a dimwit, out like a light. Pogo
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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