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Re: Consensus Call: Do We Want to Require or Recommend DH; comments by 2019-06-16




Quoting Vincent Bernat (2019-05-26 11:34:39)
>  ❦ 25 mai 2019 13:26 -04, Sam Hartman <leader@xxxxxxxxxx>:
> 
> > * People who make changes across the archive such as enabling 
> >   hardening, cross-building, bootstrapping, etc benefit 
> >   significantly from more uniformity in packaging practices.  The 
> >   time they spend working on packages that use dh is significantly 
> >   less.  That is, people working on making Debian more reproducible 
> >   benefit from when we adopt more uniform practices.
> 
> It has also been said that non-unformity makes also the life of 
> everybody more difficult when they look at a random package. This 
> includes non-DD/DM people. We have a reputation of having difficult 
> packaging practices. We uphold this reputation as long as we have so 
> many ways to do the same thing.

We "uphold this reputation" by maintaining many packages, which is good.


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