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Re: Guidelines for packaging projects on Alioth

On Sat, Apr 22, 2006 at 09:46:08AM +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> I wanted to do that from the very first day of the PTS but Ryan Murray
> never agreed to send mails on failed build. He said that many
> compilations fail because of a (temporarily) broken buildd and that
> it would generate too many error messages for nothing because the
> maintainer can't help fix the buildd issue.
> I don't know if the situation improved in the last 3 years, would it be
> more reasonable to do that nowadays?

Not in my opinion. Most failures I come around are things involving
build-dependencies that aren't available yet. There's nothing a
maintainer can or, indeed, needs to do about that.

Fun will now commence
  -- Seven Of Nine, "Ashes to Ashes", stardate 53679.4

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