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Re: Russ Allbery 2006-04-26 <87r73lumlo.fsf@windlord.stanford.edu>
> > Must we decide on a policy? Can't Manoj just package gnus-dfsg and
> > be done with it? Is that really such a big problem?
> 
> > I think not.
> 
> Amen.
> 
> I can understand people disagreeing with Manoj's choice, but am completely
> mystified by having that disagreement, particularly given Manoj's detailed
> reasoning, be grounds in and of itself for rejection from NEW.

Ack. I am one of the folks who would not have renamed the source
package if it were mine [*], but I do understand Manoj's concerns and
think the project should respect them.

Christoph

[*] Though I don't think "we" ever said Manoj's wish to rename the
package was unethical - "we" just think that it confuses users more
than it serves them. But as said, that's up to the maintainer to
decide.
-- 
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