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Re: [PATCH] Do not show disabled repos.



On Wed, 2008-11-19 at 09:59 -0500, Chris Lumens wrote:
> > Of course, my suggestion of throwing it out isn't exactly helpful.  My
> > patch tries to minimize the possibility of users shooting themselves in
> > the foot for the F10 release, so that something better can be achieved
> > in the F11 release.  It's really too bad we have so little options at
> > this point, but it is what it is.
> 
> Do we really think the temptation of the rawhide button there is going
> to be so great?

There be some dragons there definitely... unless you are into Fedora/Red
Hat jargon, you won't know what rawhide is and some people will
certainly think "that sounds cool".

The situation sucks and a lot of the discussion has focused around that,
which is reasonable, but doesn't get us to an answer to the critical
question for today.
   "Do we want to present rawhide as an install option for all users?"
I lean towards no just because of the problems its represents for an
unsuspecting user.  


Once we get through that (and getting F10 out :-), it would be good to
revisit the situation and try to figure out the five whys for how we got
here and put the relevant corrective measures into place.

Jeremy


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