Re: Really no sponsor out there?
On Tue, Dec 28, 1999 at 09:36:44AM +0100, Stefan Hornburg wrote:
> That is understandable, but how one becomes Debian maintainer from
> scratch ? This is the cause why Dennis and I need a sponsor.
> We developing this software and Dennis will maintain the Debian
When I joined Debian about a year and a half ago, you didn't need
to be sponsored. The only reason sponsors are so popular right
now is because since new-maintainer is closed, it is the only
way for you to get your package into debian. Once it reopens,
there shouldn't be any issues.