Fwd: [ alexandria-Support Requests-1693049 ] "private" bit on mailing list not being honored

Sean Egan seanegan at gmail.com
Wed Apr 4 03:03:09 EDT 2007

Oh, man, what I missed on the airplane!

I'm at FOSTEL,  an open-source telephony/IM/voip conference. I give a
talk tomorrow. This would probably be a good place to make such an
announcement, but I don't think we have enough time to prepare by then

I'm going to let the lawyers know, and I'll follow up soon.


On 4/3/07, Luke Schierer <lschiere at users.sf.net> wrote:
> Our secrecy held up very well until now.  But it is increasingly obvious
> in #gaim that it is blown.  Today we have a "fadde" in #pidgin, a nick I
> do not know.  Based on the fact that Err tells me he was announcing
> gaim's name change at 0930 in #gaim, I sincerely doubt he's anyone we
> intended to know yet.
> We need to be prepared for an announcement ASAP.  I highly suggest a
> release follow in very short order.
> Personally I advocate just going straight for 2.0.0 final.  We've had
> buggy releases before, and have handled it.  So we might have to release
> a 2.0.1 very shortly after.  Who cares?
> We need to let the translators & packagers know very soon now.  I saw
> part of a discussion between Ethan and Daniel in #pidgin a few days ago
> that indicates that the renaming will not be correctly accomplished by a
> regex substition for some languages.  This makes letting the translators
> know an even bigger priorty, though I do not know how well they will be
> able to maintain information control.
> luke
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