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[PLUSH HIPPO and GOLDSTAR] Re: Keep calm

On Mar 16 18:51, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> On 2016-03-15 17:34, Jon Turney wrote:
> >I've disabled upset (the perl script on, which performs
> >the task of composing setup.ini from setup.hints and moving uploads),
> >and enabled calm (a re-write from scratch to perform these tasks).  This
> >is a test and may be reverted if things aren't working correctly.
> >
> >Package maintainers may notice a few differences:
> >
> >* Package maintainers no longer receive emails about everyone's uploads,
> >only their own.
> >
> >There is a list of addressees who receive emails about all packages, so
> >if you wish to continue to receive those, please let me know and I'll
> >add you to the list. :)
> >
> >* Validation of the uploaded package and setup.hint is now much stricter
> >
> >Many problematic usages which were silently ignored, or permitted and
> >required manual intervention to fix, are now reported.
> I honestly never thought we would get off of upset.  This is incredible,
> thank you!
> Corinna, certainly this deserves more than just a gold star?

Absolutely!  I already asked Jon yesterday to make room for a
PLUSH HIPPO on his shelf, and I'd like to add another GOLDSTAR
for this.

Thanks a lot, Jon, well deserved, even if calm is written in python :)


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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