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From: Stephen Bennett <spb@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] [soc] Python bindings for Paludis
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2007 19:43:16
Message-Id: 20070331203957.0ce015bd@blashyrk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] [soc] Python bindings for Paludis by Seemant Kulleen
1 On Sat, 31 Mar 2007 15:24:03 -0400
2 Seemant Kulleen <seemant@g.o> wrote:
4 > To make it more clear. If the gcc developers decided to stick some
5 > malicious code into gcc, it affects the entire linux community, the
6 > entire BSD community and would take out a few other communities as
7 > well. The effects are far reaching and shared by everyone. If an
8 > official package manager is outside of Gentoo's control, and the
9 > maintainer(s) of that piece of software decide to do anything
10 > malicious (examples: inject some dodgy code, remove documentation,
11 > take out access to the repository, etc) for whatever reason (say,
12 > they get pissed off at a few Gentoo people and decide that the entire
13 > Gentoo community can be painted that way), then
15 ... Gentoo developers can take the latest release of said package
16 manager and continue development from that. That's the wonderful thing
17 about the GPL, no?
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[gentoo-dev] Re: [soc] Python bindings for Paludis Steve Long <slong@××××××××××××××××××.uk>
Re: [gentoo-dev] [soc] Python bindings for Paludis Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>