Re: systemd-resolved violates The Debian Free Software Guidelines
- Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2018 20:05:58 +0100
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: systemd-resolved violates The Debian Free Software Guidelines
On Sun 29 Apr 2018 at 18:53:08 +0200, Martin Hanson wrote:
> I have posted this bug report
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=896806 that has been
> rejected by the maintainer.
> Maybe I have misunderstood the issue completely, but I do have some
> experience with legal issues and AFAIK, there IS a problem here.
> I am posting this to the mailing list in order to get "more eyes on
> the issue".
Our Leader wrote this mail today. A different context, of course, but
food for thought. 
> Not speaking to this case specifically, but in general I would try
> to convince maintainers with some combination of irrefutable
> argument and well-tested patches (combined with a friendly demeanour
> and a rhethorical flourish) rather than try and summon the "mob" from
> debian-devel if I didn't immediately get my way. ;)
Substitute debian-user for debian-devel.