Plan for tomorrows (20070906) FESCO meeting

Brian Pepple bpepple at
Thu Sep 6 00:32:25 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-09-05 at 18:15 -0600, Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
> On 9/5/07, Mamoru Tasaka <mtasaka at> wrote:
> > Ralf Corsepius wrote, at 09/06/2007 08:57 AM +9:00:
> > >
> > > maintainers@ and devel@ serve different purposes and are supposed to
> > > have different audiences (package maintenance vs. general fedora
> > > development)
> >
> > Also +1 for opposition to kill maintainers@ list.
> > I don't think that general Fedora developers or non-Fedora users/developers
> > who will see and comment on devel@ list also want to see comments about
> > the procedures on build/updates system, package orphan issue, etc...
> >
> I unsubscribed from -devel a while ago because all I wanted to see was
> maintainer issues.. I basically had to spend every day going through
> something on -devel to make sense of various posts... at which point
> it makes no sense to comment on something in -maintainer when I have
> to comment again on -devel.

One of the main reasons the -maintainers list was created, was so
maintainers didn't need to join a high volume list like -devel.  If
anything we should work more on making sure maintainer discussions stay
on the -maintainers list and not bleed over to -devel, instead of
killing the -maintainers list.

Brian Pepple <bpepple at>
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