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Re: [PATCH] manual: Remove warning in the documentation of the abort function
On 09/10/19 8:03 am, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
> On Oct 8, 2019, Florian Weimer <email@example.com> wrote:
>> What is so difficult about this?
> This patch has proven before to be an inflammatory topic.
> The current state of affairs is also prone to inflammatory discussions.
> It is just not possible to hold a sane discussion about this patch at
> this time.
> I therefore insist that the discussion about this patch be posponed to
> some time in which moods are not so inflamed to begin with.
The two issues are unrelated. You are only making things worse for
yourself and the community by objecting to removal of a joke (A JOKE!)
from a technical manual that multiple people on list and on social media
have flagged as offensive.
If you're so passionate about *jokes* on abortion rights then I'd
suggest posting a separate patch that proposes inclusion of a new joke
that does not offend people. If you can't think of one then that's OK
too; while humour is nice to have in documentation, it's not absolutely