jwboyer at gmail.com
Wed Jun 9 11:42:43 UTC 2010
On Wed, Jun 09, 2010 at 10:58:15AM +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>On 06/09/2010 10:48 AM, Kevin Kofler wrote:
>> Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
>>> Well the only person I see mentioning quality is Kevin. And for some
>>> reason he is expecting it immediately
>> You can't claim that there are "shortcomings in our testing" (the exact
>> words Luke used!) without a metric of quality. A shortcoming in testing
>> means less testing was done than needed. If the packages have good quality,
>> that means more testing is NOT needed, no matter what the actual amount of
>> testing was.
>Packages without any testing is of unknown quality. If someone doesn't
>test them before pushing, users are unknowingly playing that role.
That is true if you are making the assumption that the package maintainer did
no testing themselves. I would hope that isn't the common case.
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