Re: Four days
On Mon, Oct 04, 2010 at 09:17:24PM +0200, Joachim Wiedorn wrote:
> Michal ??iha?? <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote on 2010-10-04 18:14:
> > Lack of interested mentors is indeed an issue. Nobody has unlimited
> > time and chooses what attracts him. For me it usually means things I
> > know and test or which I find interesting after reading RFS email.
> I will mention another point: We have Maintainer, Debian Maintainer (DM)
> and Debian Developer (DD). DD's and DM's is allowed to upload packages
> directly (DM's only their own packages). But the other Maintainer always
> need an sponsor - for every upload. It seems that the most problems are
> packages which are maintained by this group of Maintainer.
> Is there a way to reduce the number of usual Maintainer? This could help.
Get more people into being DMs. No better way to learn than to get bug
reports from irate users whose data you've just hosed.