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

Bernd Stramm bernd.stramm at
Tue May 4 18:28:56 UTC 2010

On Tue, 04 May 2010 20:04:45 +0200
Kevin Kofler <kevin.kofler at> wrote:

> Peter Jones wrote:
> > Wait just a second - you're arguing that requiring testing doesn't
> > work because nobody tested the KDE spin within 8 days. You might
> > want to rethink this position.
> Why? I don't see the contradiction. If nobody tests things, testing
> doesn't and can't work.

More likely explanations include, but are not limited to:

- the fixed package wasn't seriously broken, nobody knew about the fix
- the fixed package isn't used
- the fixed package users have given up using it
- testing people asleep on the job

Bernd Stramm
<bernd.stramm at>

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