Res: Open Letter: Why I, Kevin Kofler, am not rerunning for FESCo

Mathieu Bridon bochecha at
Tue May 4 12:01:26 UTC 2010

On Tue, May 4, 2010 at 12:51, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at> wrote:
> Secondly, a simple linear scale doesn't reflect the complexity of
> testing packages.  I've had people downvote my packages because of FAQ
> issues or user error or long-standing bugs in some other package that
> we can't or don't want to fix; and people downvote packages because of
> serious issues that really deserve a BZ as well or instead.

That's being worked on, based on the proposals by Doug Ledford and
Adam Williamson.

> There are also technical problems: You can't fit much text in the
> Bodhi text box, and it can't be formatted except as a single
> paragraph,

Bodhi is using Markdown to format the update notes, it shouldn't be
too hard to format the comments as well.

> and when you do add a comment to help someone it doesn't
> seem to be seen by the original downvoter.

Mathieu Bridon

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