Re: The number of etch installations is rocketing...
Lars Wirzenius wrote:
I may be wrong, I don't know, but in my opinion a ping to call back home
even if the user said `No' is a evil behaviour and Debian should avoid it.
I agree. If the user says "no", we should do nothing.
Indeed, I also think that "No" here means "I don't want to send any kind
However, changing the popcon debconf question to something like the
following might be an acceptable compromise:
[ ] No, I do not want to participate at all.
[ ] I want to report once that I have installed Debian.
[ ] I want to participate in the package popularity contest.
That sounds pretty good, and I believe that the "blind-user effect" Joey
spoke about would be reduced with a select choice.