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Re: git bikeshedding (Re: triggers in dpkg, and dpkg maintenance)

On Tue, 04 Mar 2008, Mike Bird wrote:
> On Tue March 4 2008 10:44:22 Ian Jackson wrote:
> > Of course this triggers feature has a proper specification.  It was
> > discussed and agreed on debian-dpkg and now resides in the doc/
> > subdirectory of my dpkg triggers tree, which is what Raphael is
> > refusing to allow me to merge.
> Raphael seems to have the power to block your packages but he has
> no rational excuse.  Can the tech committee overrule Raphael or
> does Debian need to fork a dpkg under more sensible maintainers?

Isn't this going way out of proportion?  That's the first I hear from any
*refuses* to merge, as opposed to "the merge not going to be done the way I
would like it to happen", and "it is taking too long for it to get merged".

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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