[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: new-maintainer@debian.org dead?

>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Beattie <mike@omnic.dhis.org> writes:

    Michael> On Tue, 20 Jul 1999, Julian Gilbey wrote:
    >> > karlheg@cathcart.sysc.pdx.edu (Karl M. Hegbloom) writes:
    >> >
    >> > >  Can you please try and fix `fakeroot' for us?
    >> >
    >> > And how without being maintainer should I upload any changes?
    >> Announce it on this list and ask for someone to do an NMU.  You
    >> would be forever thanked for getting it working.  (And it would
    >> be a good plus point for your application!)

    Michael> Very true... but mention that you meant the devel
    Michael> list.. :) check your CC's.

 I think the `mentors' list is more appropriate in this case.  (I scan
 it mostly to learn and ask questions; but there are people watching
 what goes by who have considerable knowledge and experience, and thus
 have a sayso in who gets to be a package maintainer.  We like to
 listen to the greys.)

Reply to: