Re: Pleasantness [was: Re: Sound effects]
- From: "Alberto Ruiz" <aruiz gnome org>
- To: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Pleasantness [was: Re: Sound effects]
- Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2008 17:32:50 +0000
2008/12/12 Lennart Poettering <mztabzr 0pointer de>:
> On Fri, 12.12.08 17:43, Dave Neary (dneary gnome org) wrote:
>> This entire discussion has been symptomatic of a malaise in GNOME
>> discussion lists, where obstreperousness has consistently put an end to
>> interesting debate and turned it into flamewars. The project is better
>> served by people arguing principles than attacking either the messenger
>> or the grammar of the message.
> Not so sure that this thread is really a good example for your
> case. My response was solely based on technical reasoning. Maybe it
> appeared a bit aggressive or unfriendly. But in the end technical
> reasoning is what matters.
In a project formed by people, technical reasoning is not the only
thing that matters. Being respectful and careful about each others
reactions to our actions matters as much if not more than having a
perfect technical reasoning.
Not implying that you've been unrespectful here, just pointing out.
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