Re: Changes to the New Maintainer (NM) system
On Mon, Feb 05, 2001 at 06:54:55PM -0800, Joey Hess wrote:
> Is it right that everyone in the system right now is listed as having an
> advocate? (all seem to be advocated by "sunset", which is not a login name
> on debian machines..) Were those grandfathered in?
sunset as in sunset clause, ok pretty awful but its a unique
placeholder. Yes, everyone that got in before the advocate bit got
uploaded got mass-advocated by "sunset".
It was a lot easier to do that, then to have fields dropping in and out
of view depending on a date or something else. Sure it is doable, but
seemed uncessarily complicated.
> It would be useful if nm.debian.org allowed searching by name as well as
> by email address. The full list is available, so this wouldn't leak any
> info, it would be more convenient though.
You can go to fill list and then use the browser's search but I'll add it
to my todo list.
BTW, I am not on debian-devel so I don't get replies about this.
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