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Re: Can anyone NMU debian-keyring?

Wichert Akkerman <wichert@cs.leidenuniv.nl> writes:

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> Previously Darren O. Benham wrote:
> > No.  The debian-keyring can only be added to by the New Maintainer team.
> Technically you could NMU the package, but the relevant software on
> master doesn't use the debian-keyring package to check signatures anyway
> so it won't help people.
> I think the correct way to handle this is to send a polity email to
> keyring-maint and new-maintainer explaining the situation and asking
> them to add/update a key.

I'm in the same situation.  I am ready to upload my first package but
I couldn't.  There was no response from the new-maintainer address.

When I accepted as a new maintainer, I received an email from
new-maintainer@debian.org.  It said, `frequently check the keyring'.
But that was about three weeks ago, and I'm still checking the
keyring.  (Finally, I wrote a checking script and added it to my

Changwoo RYU

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