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Re: Recompilation of ALL Debian packages ...

Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:

> Is it not part of the process of becoming a DD (or sponsorship of
> packages for non-DDs) learning the "responsible" way to build packages.
> That is, developers are taught to use tools like pbuilder or sbuild in
> order to ensure that packages build cleanly.  I'm not saying that
> mistakes will never occur.  However, I would think that the vast
> majority of the people will be responsible and do it correctly the vast
> majority of the time.

Yeah, but a 5% error rate, or even a 1% error rate, is still a hell of a lot
of packages for QA to find and fix.

Nathanael Nerode  <neroden@fastmail.fm>

Bush admitted to violating FISA and said he was proud of it.
So why isn't he in prison yet?...

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