Board/FESCo mission/vision FAD

Jon Masters jonathan at
Wed Sep 1 04:20:13 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-08-31 at 13:35 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Jon Masters (jonathan at said: 
> > For example,
> > I would really like to see a "Plumbing" gathering at LPC or a FUDCon, or
> > similar, in which those of us who touch the bowels of the system can
> > talk strategy for the next 1/2 releases. It's ok to do stuff like
> > systemd if it's deemed useful, but let's talk about it first and get
> > input from the different folks involved in integration of this stuff.
> Why is having a separate cabal better than working with upstream
> to begin with?

Because there's a difference between upstream and distribution
coherence? Upstream for any given package doesn't care about how random
other packages interact other than the ones perhaps they play with.


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