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Re: Why does Ubuntu have all the ideas?

On Sat, Jul 29, 2006, Thomas Viehmann wrote:
> >  So, more a "spec -> validation -> team -> NMUs" workflow than giving
> >  superpowers to some developers in some areas.
> Let's keep the spec thing somewhat low profile. We're not having
> exclusively good experiences with that at the moment. The python policy
> thing is plainly sad and I'd much rather have someone wildly NMUing
> packages and not be able to do dist-upgrades without thinking for a
> month than having people like Joe W. give up.

 Well, I don't know what went wrong with the Python Policy and Joe W., I
 simply know that he dropped his Python packages, and that he was a
 skilled developper.

 We do have a technical comitted to ultimately decide on the technical
 quality of proposed changes, no idea if that would have helped for the
 problem you mention.

Loïc Minier <lool@dooz.org>

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