Re: Bug#625865: ITP: ocportal -- ocPortal is a Content Management System for building and maintaining a dynamic website
On Fri, 2011-05-06 at 11:00 -0300, Ben Armstrong wrote:
> On 05/06/2011 10:49 AM, Tshepang Lekhonkhobe wrote:
> > What's up with the hate? It's always convenient to have a package in
> > Debian, instead of hunting for it upstream. If it rots in Debian, then
> > it can easily be removed again (or left in Unstable).
> Wrong. Every additional package costs the whole Debian project in
> numerous ways. That's why we have these discussions up front on all
> ITPs, so objections can be voiced.
Q: How many content management systems written in php does Debian need?
A: How about zero?
Not exactly helpful.
That was before discussing if the guy filling the ITP mentioned his
readiness to respond to any RC bugs.