Re: Q for the Candidates: How many users?
Bernd Zeimetz <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Anthony Towns wrote:
>> * www.debian.org/social_contract says Debian's "priorities are our
>> users and free software",
>> * popcon.debian.org currently reports 91,523 submissions,
>> * popcon.ubuntu.com currently reports 1,493,440 submissions, and
>> * that this is something of a trick question,
> That results in a different question for me: Does Ubuntu enforce the
> usage of pocon, and should Debian do so, too?
Enforce? Would the OS deactivate itself if you didn't run popcon? :)
We're running somewhere in the neighborhood of 500 Debian stable servers.
I'm afraid running popcon on them is a non-starter so far due to concerns
about information exposure. When this was previously discussed on
debian-devel, it became clear that we're far from the only ones in that
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>