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Re: Who do I send to get a package removed because of bad language.



Le 16/10/2009 19:19, Toshio Kuratomi a écrit :
> On Fri, Oct 16, 2009 at 12:58:39PM +0800, Steven James Drinnan wrote:
>> I recently installed gestikk. And to my horror one of the dialogs said.
>>
>> (Check Box) F*** off 
>>
>> No lie, 
>>
>> So how does one recommend that this be removed.
>>
> What we'll probably do is patch the code to have a less obscene and more
> helpful dialog.  To get that done, submit a bug on::
>   https://bugzilla.redhat.com/
> 
> with what to click on to get the offending dialog to pop up.
> That will get the maintainer's attention and they'll be able to deal with
> it. If you don't get a response for some reason (maintainer on vacation,
> etc), feel free to CC my email address and I'll take a look at creating a
> patch.
> 
> -Toshio
> 

I recently came accross Gnaughty (aka Fast and Easy Porn Downloader),
I'm seriously thinking to file a ticket against it. It can be used to
download p0rn, yuck !
What sort of content should we provide as replacement ?

Is this a joke ? On the one hand, we provide gnaughty, on the other
hand, we are seriously thinking patching Gestikk for the use of the
F-U-C-K word in an obscure dialog. Non coherent, either throw gnaughty
away and patch Gestikk, or just let it be.

It's not really that offensive (sexist, racist, homophobic etc...), it's
not installed by default so it won't hurt our image. Anyone offended
should go complain to upstream, Fedora maintainers have no time to waste
on such petty issues.
If you don't like it, don't yum it first.

H.




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