Re: Two theses regarding packages
On Wed, Jun 06, 2001 at 10:47:18PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> 1. The maintainer is responible for the quality of his packages.
> He should try to fix bugs within a reasonable amount of time.
Well, speaking as someone who is not a particularly good maintainer:
I would hope to fix bugs in a reasonable amount of time. I often
don't, in fact. If someone else knows how to fix them, then I would
*never* object to an NMU (properly carried out). Go for it. I am not
an island: if my bad maintenance is crippling a package you need, fix