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Re: Developers vs Uploaders

On Thu, Mar 15, 2007 at 01:02:15PM +0000, MJ Ray wrote:
> Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> wrote:
> > There are good reasons for having the checks that we do in the NM queue; I
> > don't think there's anything in there that should be cut out, being a full
> > member of Debian does bring with it a lot of privilege and responsibility,
> > and the process for deciding to grant those privileges should be pretty
> > heavy-weight.

> I disagree with the above.  The *process* should be lightweight, so
> that work is getting done on debian instead of the NM process.  The
> *testing* should be harsh, severe and - well - testing.

Sorry, I didn't mean that the process itself should be heavyweight, but that
the testing is necessarily time-consuming and requires some thoroughness on
the part of the project.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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