[Slackbuilds-users] specifying slackware version in the slackBuilds
me at alkos333.net
Wed May 14 03:06:44 UTC 2008
There will always been suggestions to change/improve things in some
way. You can always just say NO like you did this time around :).
Although I agree it could be useful in rare circumstances, I can never
see myself making any use of such addition in the near future.
On Mon, May 12, 2008 at 4:19 PM, Robby Workman <rworkman at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
> pkw wrote:
> > I didn't make the original request, but I piped in and offered to
> > do the work, so for my part I'm just making it clear I'm not trying
> > to make anyone's life harder. I was completely satisfied with the
> > 1st response that it wouldn't get done. I only offered to do the
> > work because Rob kinda put it out there that it was a way to get
> > it done.
> > In closing, slackbuilds.org is awesome.
> >  I still think it's a good idea. Meaning; I didn't offer to to
> > do the work for altruistic reasons, but because I wanted the
> > feature, which I thought was the point of Rob's message.
> It was, but after more consideration and discussion with other admins,
> we just don't see it as a truly useful addition, and there's actually
> some opposition to it, so it's not going to happen. It does create
> a "slippery slope" toward adding/doing things that don't serve any
> reasonable purpose, and we'd rather not take a plunge down that hill.
> Sorry for the (unintentional) misleading message earlier.
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