Re: debian-multimedia.org considered harmful, Was: Unofficial repositories on 'debian' domains
On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 5:06 PM, Reinhard Tartler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 3:23 AM, Chris Knadle <Chris.Knadle@coredump.us> wrote:
>> On Monday, March 05, 2012 10:42:50, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
>>> Friendly discussion with the maintainer of debian-multimedia.org to
>>> not replace libraries such as libavcodec and friends have failed
>>> ultimatively (BTW, that is part of the reason why we've ended up with
>>> an epoch of '4', dmo uses epoch '5'); he has repeatedly shown that is
>>> not interested in collaborating with pkg-multimedia at all. He also
>>> does not seem interested in installing libraries in a way that they do
>>> not interfere with 'official' Debian packages (e.g., by changing
>>> SONAMES, or installing in private directories, etc.).
>> I've been trying to find where these discussions occurred, but I'm unable to
>> find them in either [dmo-discussion] mailing list archives (which go back as
>> far as June 2010), nor in the [debian-multimedia] mailing list at least as far
>> back as January 2010.
> Try the pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list:
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Here's another one, showing more or less what Reinhard has been saying.