Subject: Re: Damn it! pkgsrc stupidity again
To: John Klos <>
From: Lubomir Kundrak <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/01/2006 13:40:34
Could you please read a relevant document about writing mails,
especially filling the 'Subject:' line, before sending mail next time?

The "Subject:" field is the most common and contains a short string
identifying the topic of the message. 
  -- RFC 2822 [1]


On Ut, 2006-10-31 at 16:30 -0800, John Klos wrote:
> Let's see if there's even a MODICUM of common sense in this scheme. First, 
> everyone and their dog has said that it'd be nice if "make update" doesn't 
> delete the package BEFORE trying to build the new one. Whatever - nobody's 
> gotten around to fixing that.
> However, why does "make update" delete a package BEFORE reporting the 
> relevant package as insecure?
> This isn't user friendly. It isn't even admin friendly!
> John Klos

Warm Regards,
Lubomir Kundrak (Red Hat Security Response Team)