Re: debian github organization ?
Ben Caradoc-Davies writes ("Re: debian github organization ?"):
> On 19/07/15 23:36, Florian Weimer wrote:
> > The single account policy means that users
> > would have to share authentication information across different roles,
> > which may not be acceptable.
> I am not sure why this would be unacceptable to anyone. Authentication
> is your ability to prove who you are. GitHub accounts provide this.
You're talking as if what is identified is a human being. But of
course, it isn't. When you do a git push (or whatever) what is pushed
is controlled by the computer you are using.
I would not want to use my workstation at work to push to Debian. Nor
would I want to have to feed all the pushes I would do during my job
through my netbook so they can be appropriately authorised.
The github authorisation is in terms of ssh keys. I have ssh keys
that live on my workstation at work. And I have ones that live on my