Re: Ported package - now what?
On Fri, Dec 15, 2000 at 11:22:53AM -0500, Neal H Walfield wrote:
> > Obviously, I'm going to send the patch to the maintainer. Is there some
> > place to upload a binary? Do I need to be a debian developer to do so?
> > Should I post patches to a list?
> Normally, you should file a bug, however, there is already one filed.
> There is a patch, however, the maintainer/upstream author refuses to
> apply it. See bug #39227.
> As for a binary, you can put it on an ftp server, however, if it is
> not official, it cannot go in the main archive.
I can't remember if apt package is in Marcus' tarball but I think it is a
good idea a working version of apt to be included in it :))) Almost
everyone will use apt to install packages in a fresh Hurd installation.
Ognyan Kulev <email@example.com>, "\"Programmer\""