Re: maintainer field
On 9/6/07, Raphael Hertzog <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 06 Sep 2007, Steve Langasek wrote:
> > > > So I myself chose to be among Uploaders and set Maintainer to DPMT,
> > > > because this more enforces team work and I like team work.
> > > I had a discussion on #debian-devel about this, and "they" thought it
> > > was pretty stupid to have DPMT as uploader, as it would make every
> > > package NMU.
> > No, what was said was that it was meaningless to list a mailing list in the
> > Uploaders field because a mailing list can never do an upload and therefore
> > it misses the /point/ of the Uploaders field.
> The only (good) reason of listing the mailing list in the Uploaders field is to
> have the package in the group's QA page:
> Raphaël Hertzog
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They will be in the groups qa page also if the group are the maintainer.
/Carl Fürstenberg <email@example.com>