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Re: Bug#684396: ITP: openrc -- alternative boot mechanism that manages the services, startup and shutdown of a host

On 19.08.2012 19:30, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Marc Haber <mh+debian-devel@zugschlus.de> writes:
>> Amen. I find it derogatory towards the people spending months of their
>> private time to make exotic ports work to call their work "toy ports".
>> I am seriously thinking about a GR explicitly endorsing the work on more
>> exotic ports to stop this derogatory, impolite and contraproductive
>> behavior.
> I'd second it, in exactly that hope.

Sorry, but I think this would be non-sense.
Either the "exotic ports" (as Marc called them) prove themselves to be
useful and valuable based on their technical merits or they don't.

If those ports need a GR to silence any criticsm regarding those ports,
then something is going seriously wrong.


Why is it that all of the instruments seeking intelligent life in the
universe are pointed away from Earth?

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