clarification on git, central repositories and commit access lists

Jos Poortvliet jos at
Thu Aug 30 18:55:41 BST 2007

On 8/30/07, Adriaan de Groot <groot at> wrote:
> On Thursday 30 August 2007 10:48, Josef Spillner wrote:
> > On Thursday 30 August 2007 09:41:24 Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > > It's a temporary list and only for those who are really interested in
> > > making it happen. That is, people who have already voiced their
> opinions
> > > on the buildsystem and are willing to get their hands dirty.
> Thiago's message makes me want to reply to all website change requests in
> future with "Are you sure? <yes> <no>" "Really sure? <no> <yes>" "Please
> provide 3 GPG-signed statements from KDE e.V. members confirming that you
> want this. <continue> <cancel>"; the people on the receiving end of
> website
> requests like "please add this mailing list" have *no* way of guessing the
> intentions or the consensus reached elsewhere. It's an annoying way to
> work.
> > Nevertheless I'd already requested a link to the mailman overview page
> for
> > people who really want an overview on all lists. No
> reaction
> > so far.
> O yeah, I remember that. Bear in mind that webmaster at is almost but
> not
> quite the same thing as /dev/null -- there is no coordinated team behind
> it
> handling change requests.

That's pretty bad (not only because I've send them some requests)... Is it
THAT bad? Do we need a dot article asking for skilled webadmin ppl?

> Adriaan de Groot
>   KDE Quality Team
>   SQO-OSS Researcher
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