dank at kegel.com
Sat Jul 4 18:09:58 UTC 2020
It might be worth reminding folks of
"We strive to be an open and inclusive community where anyone can
On Sat, Jul 4, 2020 at 11:02 AM Donald R Laster Jr <don_sfw at dlaster.com>
> Having just noticed the last 4 or 5 emails related to this thread I have
> to say this is classic political correctness garbage.
> Dan Kegel wrote on 07/04/2020 11:35 AM:
> > Likewise. Thank you, Rich!
> > When this issue came up in Buildbot 5 years ago, there was a fair bit
> of... discussion, see
> > http://trac.buildbot.net/ticket/2340
> > The resolution back then was to rename 'slave' to 'worker', which was a
> LOT of
> > work, and seemed to satisfy everybody at the time.
> > It came up again recently, see
> > https://github.com/buildbot/buildbot/issues/5382
> > and they're now looking at whether and how to address the word 'master'.
> > Not having noticed this discussion in openssl until today, here's my two
> cents as an openssl user:
> > I think an incremental approach is fine, clean up the most offensive
> word or two
> > first, and then see where things land. And if it can't start
> immediately, that's
> > ok, it took buildbot a while to come up with the needed consensus and
> > elbow grease.
> > - Dan
> > On Fri, Jul 3, 2020 at 11:10 PM Eliot Lear <lear at ofcourseimright.com
> <mailto:lear at ofcourseimright.com>> wrote:
> > Can we please put the knives a way? Rich has given a lot to this
> > community. As an openssl user, I'd rather the conversation moved
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