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I don't know which would be easier for infra, but giving them access to
archives i would think would be best. The reason they lose access to
core is because their gentoo address is removed from lists.
Grant has a point though. If we can go with access to archives, I'd
prefer that route.
On Mon, 6 Jun 2005, Grant Goodyear wrote:
> Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2005 15:27:28 -0500
> From: Grant Goodyear <email@example.com>
> Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: [gentoo-devrel] Suspended devs and -core
> My understanding is that a dev who is suspended loses all access to
> -core. Is that right? Assuming so, it occurs to me that if we expect
> the dev to come back (and I assume we do, or the dev would be expelled
> instead of suspended), then perhaps it would make more sense to only remove
> write access to -core, while leaving read access? An alternative would
> be if we archived -core, and the newly reinstated dev could then read
> the archives, but read-only access seems simpler. The rationale is that
> in those rare cases where suspended devs return, it benefits Gentoo if
> the suspended dev is able to stay up to date.
> Thougnts or comments?
Deedra Waters - Gentoo developer relations, accessibility and infrastructure -
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