sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Mon Jul 31 09:48:31 UTC 2006
Hans de Goede wrote:
> Rahul wrote:
>> Hans de Goede wrote:
>>> In extras we already have a few unwritten rules, for example don't do an
>>> soname changing update (or other ABI breakign lib update) except for
>>> devel. This doesn't slow things down. There is a difference between
>>> having a comittee sanction every update, or having a few guidelines in
>>> place, which everybody follows as they see fit, and only when in doubt
>>> ask the list.
>> Unwritten rules generally tend to be fuzzy. Its much better to document
>> things more clearly. If we can have policy guidelines that doesnt slow
>> things down, please work on documenting them in a common way to both
>> core and extras.
> I fully agree, the point I was trying to make is that we already have
> rules (although unwritten) and that those rules do not seem to slow
> things down.
Is everybody following them? If its not written rules, I might as well
as break them anytime I want.
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