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Re: Debian PR disaster....

On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 05:29:11PM +0200, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
>What happened to Debian Social Contract #3: "We will not hide problems"?
>I was aware that this blog post would not help to improve Debian's
>image. And I care a lot about Debian's image. But I care even more about
>Debian's health, and I think that this problem is hurting Debian at a
>much deeper level than PR, and has been doing so for a long time.
>I think that we (DDs) should all feel ashamed that we have not been able
>to find a solution to this. It looks a bit selfish: once you are a DD,
>you don't have to care about DAM anymore (except when your key expires).
>Anyway, when this problem will be fixed (not just worked-around or
>postponed), I will very happily blog about it, and try to help reach a
>wider audience than my blog post did.

Lucas, whingeing and complaining in public about this stuff just
before I get a chance to do anything about it is *really* nice timing
from you. Thanks for that...

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
  Getting a SCSI chain working is perfectly simple if you remember that there
  must be exactly three terminations: one on one end of the cable, one on the
  far end, and the goat, terminated over the SCSI chain with a silver-handled
  knife whilst burning *black* candles. --- Anthony DeBoer

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