Interview with Dustin Kirkland on Encrypted Private Directories

Matthew East mdke at
Sat Oct 25 14:26:01 BST 2008

On Sat, Oct 25, 2008 at 1:54 PM, Nick Ali <nali at> wrote:
> Matthew East wrote:
>> If the ubuntu-fridge team is for editors, then shouldn't the
>> permission structure be that anyone can log in with their Launchpad
>> id, and then the members ubuntu-fridge team can review and approve the
>> story? If contributors have to join the ubuntu-fridge team, then that
>> kind of misses the point in distinguishing between contributors and
>> editors.
> The way Fridge <-> LP integration is set up right now, joining the
> ubuntu-fridge team makes you a contributor. The editor permissions are
> given on the Fridge backend.

Yes, I see that. I was just making the point that it doesn't make much
sense... It shouldn't be necessary to join a team to be a contributor,
and making it necessary also makes the team itself redundant, because
there is now no team of editors.

Matthew East
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