[CentOS-devel] Shipping an EPEL release

Thu Sep 13 22:36:12 UTC 2012
Manuel Wolfshant <wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro>

On 09/14/2012 01:27 AM, John R. Dennison wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 14, 2012 at 12:50:15AM +0300, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
>> I beg to differ here. As long as we clearly specify that we just SHIP
>> the release rpm for users' convenience but not ENDORSE and that ALL
>> support is to be taken from EPEL, I am sure that people will understand.
>> A polite "please ask for help in #epel or on the epel mailing list" will
>> definitely be all that is needed.
> Does a pony come with that?

>   People will want support from centos via
> irc and mailing list.
And I am VERY good in telling people "We do not support that here but 
you can ask at ..." in a polite way ( if I want to ) or in a rude way ( 
also if I want to )

>   You should really know that by now :)
I do. I already have 12 years of supporting crap from users

> People are an entitled lot these days.
Wrong. People THINK that they are entitled. Sometime they are right, 
sometime they are wrong.