Re: Changes to the New Maintainer (NM) system
Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> A proposal was made to solve this problem: in order to be able to
> enter the NM process, an existing Debian developer has to recommend
> the prospective developer.
> The exact steps are like this: you agree with a prospective developer
> to recommend him and he signs up at http://nm.debian.org. Then you
> have to go to this site, click on his name, follow the "advocate
> this application" link, put in your Debian login and press the 'submit'
This explination is confusing -- you say someone cannot enter the
process w/o a recommendation. But how is a developer going to find
someone in the NM db if they have not yes entered the process?
see shy jo, who thinks he knows, but wants it verified to be sure..