Adding a Code of Conduct to MacPorts

Vincent Habchi vince at
Fri Sep 28 09:48:57 UTC 2018

> On 28 Sep 2018, at 03:52, George Plymale II <georgedp at> wrote:
> Linux is arguably "capsizing" right now, to some extent. The drama
> that's going on, between threats of lawsuits, possible forks, and
> kicking out longtime leaders in the project... well, I'd say that
> "capsizing" is perhaps an appropriate term. They're certainly facing
> some turmoil that they haven't seen for a long time, if ever.
> There was also Opal, of whom I was a member in the community. I

I was also referring to Python, from which Guido Van Rossum, its creator, recently withdraw over bitter fights about what was to be committed or not. Guido explicitly mentioned insults and other rudenesses being exchanged between developers, which, he said, “was the last straw”.


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