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[Savannah-hackers] Re: GNU Savannah migration from Savannah (the Softwar
[Savannah-hackers] Re: GNU Savannah migration from Savannah (the Software) to GForge - Why?!
Thu, 15 Apr 2004 01:33:19 +0200
Hello Paul, Jim and Bradley,
Could you answer my two questions?
On 2004.04.14 00:51, Sylvain Beucler wrote:
I would really like to understand the migration decision. We almost
lost a volunteer because of this opacity.
We now know Savannah|Savane is well maintained and not unsecure. Is
the decision to migrate maintained considering this? Also, should the
Savannah hackers be involved in this kind of decision?
PS: Richard, I wish you a full recovery for your imminent speech in
On 2004.04.11 04:34, Richard Stallman wrote:
I'd like people to understand that we are not still considering the
question. It is a final decision to switch to Gforge.
I will give a brief explanation. We cannot continue using the
Savannah software because we have no one to maintain it properly.
GForge is maintained seriously. Therefore we will switch to GForge.
I don't have time to discuss this further. I am in the hospital and
falling behind on my other work.
Richard Stallman wrote:
We now know Savannah|Savane is well maintained and not unsecure.
Our sysadmins reached a different conclusion; I am following their
judgment in saying that Savane is not maintained securely in a way
that we can use.
I don't have time to try to study the code myself, nor time to learn
the background knowledge our sysadmins already have. I will rely on
My arm (which was broken, and had surgery) got infected. I got out
of the hospital Monday and left for a 6-week trip in Europe on
I am far behind, so please don't ask me to spend any more time on