Invitation to ubuntu developers

Lucas Nussbaum lucas at
Sat Nov 25 10:35:37 GMT 2006

On 25/11/06 at 11:12 +0100, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
> I'm still somewhat shocked. I remember that there was a really good
> debate if dapper should be delayed for two months extra development
> time. We had 3 IRC sessions for all timezones, and literally everyone was
> heard about his opinion. For this case, there wasn't even a debate on
> ubuntu-devel.
> Is this a new trend in ubuntu development? Please not!
I don't think it is a new trend in ubuntu development to take this kind
of decisions without trying to reach consensus first: the switch from
Bugzilla to Launchpad was decided in the same way.

The decision-taking process inside Ubuntu doesn't seem to work well. It
might be a good idea to let a larger part of the community participate
in it, for example by implementing informal polls inside the
ubuntu-members or ubuntu-developpers groups (Launchpad supports that
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