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From: Lance Albertson <ramereth@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: The Seed Project - Try 2
Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2006 00:59:25
Message-Id: 451728D5.7030007@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: The Seed Project - Try 2 by Ryan Hill
Ryan Hill wrote:
> Lance Albertson wrote: > >> From my point of view, it would have been nice to have at least been >> asked what infra could do to host these tarballs down the road. That >> way, we have a sound plan of doing a good release when they're ready. I >> don't like the idea of them springing a release and then asking us to >> host it in a week. Things like this need to be planned from an infra >> point of view, just like releases from releng are. > > "Dear Infra. Some time in the distant future, we might need some kind > of space to hold some kind of media. We have no idea how large or small > it will be, nor the format, nor what the audience will be, since all we > have at the moment is a project page and a concept. We're not sure when > we'll need this indeterminate media hosted, or for how long. Please let > us know what you can do to accommodate us."
Thanks for the witty reply... (Note: Me and Stuart did talk online a few days ago about this) "We have no idea how large or small it will be" Then perhaps you should consider that and don't expect us to host it until you get a more fine grained answer for that. We don't deal with generics here, we deal with specifics (or near to it). All I'm after is that you give us the details (when you're ready of course) and then we'll figure out if we can do it or if we need to change a few things. Anyways, like I said. Me and Stuart talked about this a bit and we're both in line with things. Thanks- -- Lance Albertson <ramereth@g.o> Gentoo Infrastructure | Operations Manager --- GPG Public Key: <http://www.ramereth.net/lance.asc> Key fingerprint: 0423 92F3 544A 1282 5AB1 4D07 416F A15D 27F4 B742 ramereth/irc.freenode.net

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