Re: -publicity instruction for Debian Developers
On Tue, May 04, 2010 at 11:35:28AM +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> On Tue, 04 May 2010, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> > > However, during the publicity BoF at DC9, there was also the
> > > proposal (IIRC by sledge), to introduce a kind of "delayed
> > > moderation" to debian-devel-announce. It seems we never opened a
> > > bug report for that, so I do so now:
> > Yup, I noticed that too, and FWIW I liked the idea. It can be a useful
> > "countermeasure" to avoid misuse of d-d-a.
> I think it's rather useless bureaucracy. Most stuff that goes on
> -devel-announce is not off-topic and I like the fact that the mail goes
> out immediately (for instance when I send the developers news and
> that I want the link to the archive immediately to update the wiki page).
> I think the press team should make an announcment that they are alive and
> kicking and that they can help other DD reach an even wider audience for
> their announces if they cooperate with them. And in that announce you put
> the guidelines you just wrote.
I could not agree more here.