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From: Samuli Suominen <ssuominen@g.o>
Subject: Re: Lastrite: media-gfx/pngcrush
Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2011 18:33:15 +0300
On 10/08/2011 06:13 PM, Fabian Groffen wrote:
> On 08-10-2011 11:05:08 -0400, Rich Freeman wrote:
>> If the extra 16 days will actually accomplish something beyond just
>> delaying libpng then we can debate the finer points of policy.
>> However, if we're just arguing policy for its own sake then I don't
>> see the value.  Perhaps a package maintainer might have the "right" to
>> a few weeks to fix things, but in the end you have to put the distro
>> and its users first.  You can do that either by speaking up or
>> standing aside, but if you're going to speak up, then make sure you
>> can follow through.
> It seems to me like you say here that any policy that Gentoo has that
> you just don't like can be ignored because, well, you just don't like
> it.
> We can discuss whether or not the policy is ok, but should we ignore the
> policy for that reason?  I think not.

It's not like fastened lastriting hasn't happened before. I question
your motives in picking this particular one. It's not like I expected
cookies for the time I've put into this porting effort, but not this
"attack" either.


- Samuli

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