Re: [SUMMARY/PROPOSAL] Orphaning another maintainer's packages
On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 03:00:11PM +0100, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Andreas Tille writes ("Re: [SUMMARY/PROPOSAL] Orphaning another maintainer's packages"):
> > On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 10:10:09AM +0200, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > > However, so far, it seems that the discussion is split between people
> > > that think "it would work", and people that think "it would not work".
> > > Maybe we could try for a few months, and if it does not work, fix it?
> > +1
> I don't think this is a good idea because it may actually restrict
> rather than empower. ...
My "+1" was for "try for a few months". We currently have a set of
theories about different options and we should start some experiment
whether one of it is right or will be proven wrong. I do not think that
we can find out by pure discussion of those different options.