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Re: which mutt?




On Fri, 2019-05-03 at 08:43 -0300, Francisco M Neto wrote:
+AD4 AFAIK in Stretch Mutt actually means Neomutt. There was a flamewar between the
+AD4 package maintainer and the Mutt guy a while ago about that. It wasn't
+AD4 pretty+AFs-1,2+AF0.
+AD4 
+AD4 
+AD4 In Buster, Mutt means Mutt, and Neomutt means Neomutt.

Is there a formal policy or plan for how issues like this are handled in
the future +ACo-before+ACo flamewars begin?  There was a similar issue with
mailx (bsd-mailx, heirloom-mailx, s-nail) where decisions were made by
one group and offences were taken by others.  It just seems like a clear
policy could prevent a lot of these +ACI-name takeover+ACI issues.

-Jim P.