On Tue, Jun 30, 2020 at 1:39 PM John M. Harris Jr <joh...@splentity.com> wrote: > > On Tuesday, June 30, 2020 8:22:00 AM MST Stephen John Smoogen wrote: > > On Tue, 30 Jun 2020 at 11:09, Michael Catanzaro <mcatanz...@gnome.org> > > wrote: > > > > > > > > > On Tue, Jun 30, 2020 at 10:26 am, Stephen Gallagher > > > <sgall...@redhat.com> wrote: > > > > > > > For the record, as this directly affects the Workstation deliverable, > > > > I will be voting -1 until and unless the Workstation WG votes in > > > > favor. > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > Yes, it's a large set of Change owners, but since only two of them are > > > > Workstation WG members, they are not representative of that group. > > > > > > > > > > > > Workstation WG hat on: > > > > > > > > > > > > I don't think there's any need to vote -1 for that reason alone. The > > > Workstation WG has discussed the change proposal at several meetings > > > recently (really, we've spent a long time on this), and frankly we were > > > not making a ton of progress towards reaching a decision either way, so > > > going forward with the change proposal and moving the discussion to > > > devel@ to get feedback from a wider audience and from FESCo seemed like > > > a good idea. Most likely, we'll wind up doing whatever FESCo chooses > > > here, but unless FESCo were to explicitly indicate intent to override > > > the Workstation WG, we would not consider a FESCo decision to limit > > > what the Workstation WG can do with the Workstation product. At least, > > > my understanding of the power structure FESCo has established is that > > > the WG can make product-specific decisions that differ from FESCo's > > > decisions whenever we want, unless FESCo says otherwise (because FESCo > > > always has final say). That is, if FESCo were to approve btrfs by > > > default, but Workstation WG were to vote to stick with ext4, then we > > > would stick with ext4 unless FESCo were to say "no really, you need to > > > switch to btfs" (which I highly doubt would happen). So I don't see any > > > reason to vote -1 here out of concern for overriding the WG. > > > > > > > > > > > > The problem is that the request as discussed reads as "FESCo says use > > it for workstation" vs "FESCo has no problem with Workstation saying > > they want btrfs" or "FESCo says use btrfs as default". Yes it says > > "desktop variants" but only 1 variant really counts and that is > > Workstation. So yes, either Workstation agrees to it or it isn't > > getting voted on. If Workstation can't come to an agreement on it, > > then the proposal is dead. Anything else is an end-run and a useless > > trolling of people to see how many rants LWN counts in its weekly > > messages. > > Well, it's not only Workstation that this proposal is trying to throw btrfs > on, but the other desktops as well, such as KDE Spin.
How is that even a thing? Shouldn't a spin maintainer be responsible for choosing the defaults of their spin? This proposal seems fairly absurd in the regard of dictating what other people should do. _______________________________________________ devel mailing list -- email@example.com To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/ List Guidelines: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Mailing_list_guidelines List Archives: https://firstname.lastname@example.org