Re: Contributing as non-maintainer
On Sun, 9 Apr 2000 20:43:25 +0200, Panu Hällfors <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
>> It would help *a lot* if you could work on release critical or
>> old bugs, or on orphaned packages then. This does not require
>> continous work and it would help a lot.
> And I'll just mail the bug fixes to the maintainers?
> Sounds good.
Well, you can submit the patches in bug reports. This is a common
practice and acts as a TODO list for the maintainer, so (s)he knows
what is still left to be integrated into the package.
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