Gentoo Archives: gentoo-devrel

From: Corey Shields <cshields@g.o>
To: gentoo-devrel@l.g.o, gentoo-core@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-devrel] Suspended devs and -core
Date: Mon, 06 Jun 2005 20:55:30
In Reply to: [gentoo-devrel] Suspended devs and -core by Grant Goodyear
On Monday 06 June 2005 01:27 pm, Grant Goodyear wrote:
> 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.
I have no problem with it.. I assume that people will forward threads to a suspended dev anyway, so may as well have it. -C -- Corey Shields Gentoo Linux Infrastructure Team and Devrel Team Gentoo Foundation Board of Trustees