[Mageia-dev] Contributors using real name/working email? or not? or maybe?

Tux99 tux99-mga at uridium.org
Thu Mar 3 17:34:27 CET 2011

Quote: Thomas Backlund wrote on Thu, 03 March 2011 17:21

>          Signed-off-by: Random J Developer
> <random at developer.example.org>
> using your real name (sorry, no pseudonyms or anonymous
> contributions.)

The Linux kernel has more than enough contributors so it can afford to
introduce hurdles that will stop some contributor from contributing, but I
still consider this is against the spirit of FOSS which relies also in
considerable part on spontaneous one-off contributions (especially for bug

Do you think Mageia has more than enough packagers that it's ok to lose
some due to unnecessary strict rules?

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