Who is responsible for Heimdal/Kerberos in FreeBSD
attila.bogar at linguamatics.com
Fri Aug 3 11:51:17 UTC 2012
On 02/08/12 16:04, Chris Nehren wrote:
> Rather than sending repeated mails to the list (which you've already
> seen get dropped on the floor), consider using the proper channels for
> reporting bugs. Send a PR. See http://www.freebsd.org/send-pr.html for
> more information.
Unfortunately I have to disagree with you.
I have come across 3 NFS related PR's so far, I manually patching my
system with them against STABLE.
Let's see them:
http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=147998 - patch provided by
the reporter, no resolution after 2 years.
http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=162009 - patch provided by
the reporter, no resolution after 9 month
http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=164933 - I reported with a
patch, no resolution after 6 month
Certainly I can report another PR with the problems I spotted and wait 2
years before I get an answer, but I don't call that problem solving. Or
can you please explain what do you mean by "proper channel"?
I can understand, that's pretty annoying (from my point SAD) that
someone is sending problems to the mailing list and gets no hints.
However I think, it's more sad, that the freebsd developer community is
just ignoring the patches they are sent and doesn't considers quality
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