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If the new maintainer of a well-established, reliable, bug-free module, makes changes that are

  1. unnecessary;
  2. go against both its design philospophy and purpose;
  3. introduce dependancies upon other modules that same author has already ruined.
  • What can be done about it?
  • To whom does one complain?
  • And would it do any good?
  • What other options are open to curtail or rollback such changes.

Note: I don't want to discuss the specifics of any particular module here, I'm just wondering what options are open to me.


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In reply to How to complain about changes to a module? (And what good would it do?) by BrowserUk

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