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Re: Bug reports of DFSG violations are tagged ???lenny-ignore????

Am Dienstag, den 21.10.2008, 08:29 +0200 schrieb Marc Haber:
> On Mon, 20 Oct 2008 15:49:40 -0700, Thomas Bushnell BSG
> <tb@becket.net> wrote:
> >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?
> You're not seriously thinking that a release without E100 support does
> make any sense and is any good for Debian, right?

How long do you want to ignore the issue, then? It's software without
source, every other package gets a REJECTED in NEW for such stuff.


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