[arch-dev-public] Guidelines for news posting

Gaetan Bisson bisson at archlinux.org
Tue Jan 7 00:04:49 UTC 2020

[2020-01-06 23:11:57 +0100] Sven-Hendrik Haase via arch-dev-public:
> Every news post needs to have a corresponding draft submitted to
> arch-dev-public and wait for feedback for at least 24 hours unless:
>     1. it is urgent (and would be too late after 24 hours)
>     2. it is a simple --overwrite rule, or
>     3. there are strong reasons for the team member posting the draft to
> believe that it should not be visible to the public before it is announced.
> In this third case, the draft should be submitted to the
> staff at lists.archlinux.org ML instead.

That sounds great, Sven, thank you. 

I would however propose to remove rule 2. Mostly because I don't like
exceptions and also because we should try our best to keep the number of
such announcements to a minimum.



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