Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Fri Sep 12 18:18:43 UTC 2008

On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 11:04 AM, Thorsten Leemhuis
<fedora at> wrote:
> On 10.09.2008 22:53, Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
>> 2008/9/10 Kevin Fenzi <kevin at>:
>>> On Wed, 10 Sep 2008 12:57:28 -0600
>>> smooge at ("Stephen John Smoogen") wrote:
>>>> Our next scheduled meeting is Monday 2008-09-15 15:00 UTC. Please send
>>>> me a list of topics we need to cover for our first meeting in a long
>>>> while. We will be moving this to a weekly meeting so that various
>>>> people with random schedules can meet at least 50% of the time.
> Just a note: A lot of things IMHO can be done on the list. It's just each
> "thing" needs someone to drive it forward. But that's the same on IRC as
> well. ;-)

Yes.. we should use the list first, and the IRC for our pings.

>>> We need to address the packages in the testing repo that have had long
>>> term broken dependencies. Either by removing them, warning then
>>> removing them, or something.
>> I am going to say:
>> "warn to remove by Oct 15th. Remove on 16th"
> In the interest of contributers, users and EPEL in general: I'd much prefer
> if somebody would look at each of the problems and find a individual
> solution for each of the problems. From looking at the broken deps it seems
> to me that at least some of them are quite easy to fix. Some others otoh
> might be quite hard to fix, so removing them really might be the better
> solution for now.
> And no, sorry, I'm not volunteering to do this. I'm quite busy with RPM
> Fusion stuff right now :-/

No I understand.. we need to get a process in place.
1) Who makes fixes to fix low-hanging fruit
2) Who keeps track of things
3) When can we get this done by?

Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed
in a naughty world. = Shakespeare. "The Merchant of Venice"

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