[rb-general] Reproducing tarballs under various toolchains

Daniel Shahaf danielsh at apache.org
Wed Sep 19 19:38:59 CEST 2018

> >>> (If I had to market this I would say, "There's more to reproducibility
> >>> than being deterministic.")
> >> I think that concept has come up a lot over the years, and I like that
> >> formulation.  :thumbs_up:  Occasionally I wonder if we could sum up the
> >> gap with another word.

Another option: "prescriptively reproducible", borrowing the term from
prescriptive/descriptive linguistics.

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