Respository vandalism by root at ...fd.o

Dave Airlie airlied at
Wed Nov 24 00:01:19 PST 2010

On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 4:48 PM, Luc Verhaegen <libv at> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 04:36:17PM +1000, Dave Airlie wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 4:31 PM, Luc Verhaegen <libv at> wrote:
>> >
>> > See, this was exactly the problem here. It _was_ a freedesktop admin.
>> > And it was pretty clear that it was that from the onset too. Mailing
>> > fd.o admins, even if i could've dug up an email address in the split
>> > second that i wrote the email (heck, i even mistyped repository), was
>> > not the right course of action.
>> So you mailed 2 mailing lists consisting of 2-300 people who could do
>> nothing about it?
>> nice work.
>> Dave.
> Heh.
> I already wasted quite some time on the actions of one of your
> colleagues, i guess i can waste some more time on yours.
> Stop the counter-attack dave, it's far too obvious what you are doing
> here.

Paranoid much? still seeing faces in the dark?

Like really if you can't answer a simple question about why you mailed
200 people who couldn't do any investigation of the issue without
going off the deep end I have to wonder.


> The means to the end were perfectly justifiable under the circumstances,
> and this includes the years of experience i have with dealing with
> community. This especially includes the experience of something as noble
> as the radeonhd driver project.
> Anything else than a similar course action would've meant that the issue
> would've been silenced to death.
> Luc Verhaegen.

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