Incompatible Unison update
jonathan.underwood at gmail.com
Fri Feb 22 00:51:20 UTC 2008
On 21/02/2008, Hans de Goede <j.w.r.degoede at hhs.nl> wrote:
> Note: I know nothing about Unison, but I'm jumping in because I very much
> dislike the tone of Jonathan's answers.
You attribute a tone that wasn't intended - when i said "I fail to see
the problem", that's a statement of fact. However, I accept the
> Jonathan an update during a stable release changed a network protocol
> disrupting the reporters workflow, there is a _real_ problem here.
Well.. the update fixes a number of bugs that were showstoppers with
the old version (relating to cross platform issues) - IMO the benefits
of the updated package in terms of serious bug fixes outweighed the
breaking of compatibility with 3rd party repos and ancient
> Also please even if you believe there is not a problem, please explain so in a
> gentle, friendlier way. Stating "I fail to see the problem" is not helping in
> anyway other then to alienate a user, and a valuable user as that as he is
> providing valuable feedback to Fedora!
Point taken, apologies to Stephen.
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