On 03/22/2017 09:40 AM, Michael Catanzaro wrote:
You have to make a request to releng, as Neal says. I hope that releng
will not approve such a request without a decision on the matter from
FESCo, since this would entail reintroducing a security-critical
package to the distribution that is affected by over 200 known
I could have sworn FESCo discussed and approved this plan, but I cannot
seem to find it. I guess it might have been discussed, but didn't have a
ticket. If needed we could discuss it at the next meeting.
I'm not sure a change makes sense, but we could definitely make sure
documentation mentions the removals.
Everyone has had years here, so this shouldn't really be a surprise. I
also really don't want these packages and their hundreds of
vulnerabilities coming back into the collection.