Re: Bug reports of DFSG violations are tagged ???lenny-ignore????
On Mon, 2008-10-20 at 22:26 +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> No, really. The kernel team are volunteers. Ordering them to do things
> doesn't help at all; one could equally well send the same message to
> everyone working on Debian (or, indeed, the wider community) since they
> could also step up to the plate and help fix this issue.
Of course. These are RC bugs. I would be happy to upload an NMU that
fixed the RC issue by removing support for the relevant hardware, and
dropping blobs from the source. I don't think it's a very challenging
task, but I'm happy to do so. Will that be ok?
> If they were actively stopping people working on these issues then that
> would be different but I have not seen them doing this.
Great, so since there won't be any active attempts to stop, I can just
go ahead with the work, right?