Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: "Paul B. Henson" <henson@×××.org>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Upcoming posting restrictions on the gentoo-dev mailing list
Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 23:59:02
Message-Id: 20180112235850.GE4494@bender.it-sys.cpp.edu
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Upcoming posting restrictions on the gentoo-dev mailing list by "Andreas K. Huettel"
On Tue, Jan 09, 2018 at 10:20:56PM +0100, Andreas K. Huettel wrote:

> * Subscribing to the list and receiving list mail remains as it is now. > * Posting to the list will only be possible to Gentoo developers and > whitelisted additional participants.
Any chance you'd consider automatically white-listing all current proxy maintainers :)?
> * Whitelisting requires that one developer vouches for you. We intend this > to be as unbureaucratic as possible.
Or should I go harass the dev that usually commits my changes? Arguably, being a proxy maintainer already implies at least one dev thinks you're not a total idiot, as random users can't add themselves to the package metadata on their own. Thanks...