[pacman-dev] Package signing in pacman

Rémy Oudompheng remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Sat May 21 10:46:41 EDT 2011

On 2011/5/21 ari edelkind <edelkind+arch-pacman at gmail.com> wrote:
> My goals were as follows:
>  - Get people to recognize the problem.
>  - Inspire _one_ of the following:
>    1. Creation of documentation that makes starting to contribute
> less _work_ and more productive.
>    2. Cessation of blanket "If you want it, write a patch" statements.
> If [1] happens, then the issue of [2] is okay.  If [2] happens, then
> the lack of [1] is no longer disrespectful.
> I'm encouraged that people seem to have recognized the problem, and
> are putting forth effort to make [1] a reality.

If your goal is really to get other people to do a work you want to
see done, then I guess you did not understand the full meaning of
being a volunteer. As a personal point of view, there is no way I am
going to be dictated either [1] or [2].


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