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Re: lilo about to be dropped?

On Tue, 2009-04-07 at 10:52 +0200, Giacomo A. Catenazzi wrote:
> Stephen Gran wrote:
> > This one time, at band camp, William Pitcock said:
> >> The only way it is feasible to do so is to drop all of the Debian
> >> patches. Without this, upstream is not cooperative with us.
> > 
> > Why is this?
> I think because of William Pitcock with:
> - his very strong words,
> - his attitude: perfect or nothing (in design, in management, ...),
> - his lack to listen upstreams and their needs: needs of other
>    distributions, old compatibility needs, or simply time
>    constrain and limited interest of upstream.
> ciao nenolod ;-)

Actually, the damage was done years ago, long before I ever maintained
lilo. But thanks for the flame.


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