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From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
Subject: Re: test
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2003 15:32:53 +0200
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On Thursday 09 October 2003 15:15, foser wrote:
> On Thu, 2003-10-09 at 15:00, dams@... wrote:
> > [ sorry my mails are not yet signed, but will be soon ]
> Humm, isn't this a bit weird requirement ? Is this a closed list or not
> ? I'm not much of a signer.

I sign, but have no problem at all if people don't. For me it is not necessary 
to require it.

> > - define the problem
> > - look if it has not being resolved, or if nobody is working on it,
> > inside gentoo - look for similar problem inside gentoo
> > - look for similar problems outside gentoo (official software author,
> > other distro)
> > - find a way to solve it, by discussing it here or #irc (taht would be
> > the Evaluation part of gerrynjr)
> > - allocate people on it, plan the solving time.
> > - write proposal/recommendations to gentoo main
> Should go trough DTL (whatever it turns out to be) first.

I think indeed a solution proposal should go through the desktop lead. I do 
however see no need if we decide that a problem is not really a problem at 
all, so it should come somewhere near the place where we choose a solution 
that is to be implemented. Maybe give some notice beforehand to get 
confirmation that the destop lead indeed finds it a problem worthy of 

> implementation details..  this is not something that should be solver on
> a per project basis, but distro wide.

There are ideas floating around to do this distro wide. However if no-one 
pushes for it, it will happen "sometime".

> No question we should use GLEPs, that's what they are for.

Ok, I agree. This also automatically gives the desktop lead a place.


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