[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: -dcrop not included in 2.20?

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: -dcrop not included in 2.20?
Date: Sat, 02 Dec 2017 13:35:43 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Joram <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi David,
> unfortunately I expected this inappropriate reaction.
>> Nobody, by the way, bothering to address this on a technical level.
> Because Étienne did as far as he can by proposing a patch and others
> (like me) can not address it. Especially not without knowning what is
> wrong with his patch in the first place. (Your reaction does not tell
> but indicates you think there is something wrong. But we do not know
> exactly.)

So please point out anything about my reaction that has been unclear.

The problem is that people do not even bother to _read_ what they think
they are responding to.

> No. The issue is several steps before that: Why not just include the
> patch as it is? It looks like you are not comfortable with that but it
> is not clear why and how a patch would look like that would be better.

Please do not fantasize about my motivations.  Quote what is unclear to

> Or do I understand you right that no release manager exists and thus
> no commit would be merged to a 2.20 release branch at all?

At the current point of time, I am the release manager.  Apparently
enough people don't trust me to be capable of doing that job that they
would rather someone else do it.

Which would be fine with me.

David Kastrup

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]