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Re: Making -devel discussions more viable (was: switching from exim to postfix)

On Jue 03 May 2012 08:23:29 Stefano Zacchiroli escribió:
> 3) public, but contributors-only list
> This has been implemented by other FOSS projects. A notable example is
> Ubuntu who have a split between ubuntu-devel (project members only +
> whitelisting) and ubuntu-devel-discuss (free for all). I've never asked,
> but I have always suspected that they've done so in an attempt to
> improve over the experience of debian-devel participants.

If you happen to ask, it would also be nice to know how it worked for them.
> The obvious drawback of this "solution" is that non-contributors will
> need someone to vouch for them to be whitelisted.

Well, I think if someone contributes something in the -discuss list with good 
arguments/attitude/etc it will be much easier for him/her to get someone 
whitelist her/him than to get a sponsor for a package ;-) 

Kinds regards, Lisandro.

Lisandro Damián Nicanor Pérez Meyer

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