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Re: microwindows build status

On Sat, Jan 05, 2002 at 01:33:25PM -0500, Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:

> I think that's a drastically unfair judgement.  I would rather ask
> every maintainer to do a few extra steps for the quality of their
> packages (or better yet, to improve automated systems to notify
> (opt-in) maintainers about such problems).  The port maintainers
> already have a significant amount of work to do on this front, and are
> generally package maintainers themselves also.

The automated notification thing is key, I think.  The porting process
is generally so painless that there's no need to check on stuff and with
the large time lags sometimes involved it's very easy to not notice if
something goes wrong.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."

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