[openstack-dev] [devstack] [all] systemd in devstack by default

Monty Taylor mordred at inaugust.com
Thu May 4 02:53:51 UTC 2017

On 05/03/2017 06:45 PM, James Slagle wrote:
> On Tue, May 2, 2017 at 9:19 AM, Monty Taylor <mordred at inaugust.com> wrote:
>> I absolutely cannot believe I'm saying this given what the change implements
>> and my general steaming hatred associated with it ... but this is awesome
>> work and a definite improvement over what existed before it. If we're going
>> to be stuck sharing the Bad Trip that is Lennart's projected consciousness,
>> this is a pleasant surprise of a positive outcome.
> In my opinion, these comments about Lennart are quite out of line.
> Regardless of whether or not that individual is a member of the
> OpenStack community, there are constructive ways to voice your
> opinions about systemd without resorting to these types of personal
> comments.

Totally fair, and I apologize.

> systemd is an open source driven community project. I'd suggest
> directing your energy at those technology choices and working towards
> what you see as improvements in those choices instead of making
> comments such as what you've done here.
> While minor (with some thinly veiled praise sprinkled in), I'm a bit
> shocked no one else has called attention to your response. It is not
> friendly, considerate, and above all else -- it is not respectful.

You are totally right. It is an unacceptable way for me to have 
expressed myself. I will endeavor to do better in the future - and 
although I doubt he's reading this list at the moment, I do earnestly 
apologize to Lennart as well. Personally directed statements such as 
that are, in fact, totally inappropriate.


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