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Re: Uploaded lilo 21-1 (source i386) to master



In article <19981208210207.G463@lina.inka.de>, Bernd Eckenfels <lists@lina.inka.de> writes:
> Hello, On Tue, Dec 08, 1998 at 06:50:14PM +1100, Martin Mitchell
>> Btw.. if you would like the package back, please take it, but
>> please _maintain_ it.

> BTW: if u do the next NMU, perhaps TRY to conact the maintainer in
> advance?  There are so many actual unmaintained packages, that we do
> not need to spend double efford in packaging the same package. Thank
> you.

Martin, Bernd is right.  What you did is package hijacking.  It's not
acceptable.  Please, please, don't abuse this or we'll have to add
"bureaucracy" in order to stop maintainers from doing this!

I hope the illicit package was yanked from Incoming.

--
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>


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