[dns-operations] Update: FreeBSD and the slaving of the root zone

Jo Rhett jrhett at svcolo.com
Sat Aug 4 01:22:51 UTC 2007

On Aug 2, 2007, at 8:48 PM, bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com wrote:
> 	very interesting answer...  i'm interested in how
> 	the FreeBSD project gauges concensus in adding new
> 	features/capabilities.  is this a demonstratable
> 	process?

It doesn't really.   It generally does things based on merit and good  
argument, but that process is obviously controlled by the current  
core team, and who is paying attention at the time.

> throwing up your hands and walking away
> 	does not seem to align w/ your assertions that
> 	the change is defenseable in the FreeBSD community.

It's not.  It was argued against quite a while and Doug did it anyway.

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