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Re: Don't put new packages through updates-testing



On Fri, 2007-06-01 at 08:52 -0800, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On 6/1/07, Ralf Corsepius <rc040203 freenet de> wrote:
> > Nope, that's mathematics, get yourself a book on logic or similar ...
> 
> Rigorous mathematical logic analysis is an extremely poor toolset to
> bring to bear on human designed policy structures....
You mean ... because human imperfectness tends to switch off logic
because humans are tempted to follow their limited horizons and
perception?

>  my wife
> reaffirms that for me quite often when I attempt to use the strictures
> of logic to understand the decision making processes she is using.  So
> in the context of this discussion, I think Rahul's reaction isn't so
> much out of place.
I find Rahul's reaction absurd, because we are talking about technical
issues and technical standards/metrics here, which I don't see any
reason not to apply logic to.

Ralf



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