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On 06/22/10 03:46, Brian Harring wrote:
> Your proposed solutions in your manifesto is to just throw out the
> manifest bits that need completion, in the process ignoring the
> infrastructural and security reasons for their existance. Same goes
> for ignoring the commit hooks chunk for rsync generation (after all,
> we can't just tell every gentoo user that "by the way, we're no longer
> going to update rsync").
The Git migration is taking us 2 years already because it's taken too
far. We need to look at what's really needed of that now.
I'll speak to Robin before I go into further details here.
> I'd be a bit less critical of your offer here and the manifesto
> presented, if it was actually factual and at least a partially
> accurate understanding of the issues outstanding.
I read that as a pretty hard accusation.
Are you referring to the Git migration or the manifesto as a whole?
Please make clear where exactly my manifesto is not factual.
> At the very least, I suggest you actually have a chat w/ Robin
> directly and get caught up on what the issues are rather than making
> claims about his work that are pretty far off base.
Earlier today I wrote to him asking for his number to be able to call
> Also please note Arun's actual question was "what have you done to
> help", not "what skills do you have". There is difference- one I'm
> guessing that is being lost in the language barrier.
I am aware of that difference.