Response to "Getting Fedora Out of the If-Then Loop"

inode0 inode0 at
Thu Feb 18 19:30:29 UTC 2010

On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 1:02 PM, Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at> wrote:
> On Thu, 18 Feb 2010, inode0 wrote:
>> >> What if there were spin guidelines similar to the packaging
>> >> guidelines? You want to be a spin here are the things we need ... and
>> >> this included a clear statement of the target audience of the spin.
>> >> Would having that clear statement of the target audience solve your
>> >> problems? This could be handled through FESCo oversight which seems
>> >> the more logical place for it to me and it would remove my main
>> >> concern.
>> >
>> >  ... snip ...
>> You would use the target audience for the default spin as the target
>> audience for that purpose.
>> A secondary benefit of this in my mind is it creates a framework for
>> competition among spins to be the default spin and that competition
>> should promote technical improvements in the spins.
> Why do you continue to pretend the default spin has a target audience?

Please go back to the top where it says what if there were spin
guidelines that required it to have a clearly stated target audience.
If you aren't going to actually read what is being discussed there
isn't much point to participating in the discussion.


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