Re: [exim-dev] exim is dead (was Re: Security issues in exim…

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Author: Peter Bowyer
To: exim-dev
Subject: Re: [exim-dev] exim is dead (was Re: Security issues in exim4 local delivery)
On 28 May 2010 11:15, Arkadiusz Miskiewicz <arekm@???> wrote:
> On Friday 28 of May 2010, Peter Bowyer wrote:
>> Development will happen as/when new functionality is needed - a stable
>> product only needs maintenance.
> Look at bugzilla - hugee area for improvements waiting for something to
> happen.
>> Your language implies that the project
>> is being abandoned,
> I meant to say that no one works on improving exim and by improving I mean
> real improvements (for example in area of scheduling queues).
> Maintaining is one thing and development is totally different thing.

Indeed. Hopefully we will get both. But in the meantime, please don't
encourage panic.

>> which it isn't, and that there's a need for people
>> to consider switching products - which there isn't, provided they're
>> happy with what Exim does for them.
>> Please allow the maintainers to do their job and stop scare-mongering.
> Ok, shutting up with a hope that this (currently) secret team will do real
> development and not only maintenance.

Not secret - just not washing dirty laundry in public. Email
nigel@??? if you'd like to be involved.


Peter Bowyer
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