Re: Advice with uncooperative maintainers
On 12-Aug-04, 10:04 (CDT), Robert Millan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 11, 2004 at 10:20:45AM -0400, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> > Obviously these bugs are important to you, but not everyone else will
> > place them at the same priority level.
> That's totaly correct. (And this is what NMUs are for).
Ah, no, they are not. They are for doing something that the maintainer
would do if zie had the time, and that fixes a significant bug. They are
not for implementing random wishlift stuff.
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net