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Re: MATE 1.8 has now fully arrived in Debian

Thorsten Glaser <tg@debian.org> writes:
> Russ Allbery wrote:
>> Thorsten Glaser <tg@debian.org> writes:

>>> Yes, I fully agree. But _please_ also realise that there are people,
>>> a non-neglibile number of them, for whom these frameworks are not an
>>> improvement, and who wish to be not forced to use them.

>> That's fine for you to feel that way, but that feeling does not
>> obligate anyone else to do work, nor does it obligate upstreams who see
>> code and

> I think it *does* morally obligate them to at least try.

I can only cite point 2.1.1 of the Debian constitution here, which I think
should be a foundational principle of any purely volunteer effort.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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