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Re: Debian Organization

On Mon, Feb 04, 2002 at 01:47:13AM +1100, Glenn McGrath wrote:

> Yea, i think absentee maintainers is a concern, if the recongised package
> maintainer isnt actually maintaining the package it would better if it was
> automatically orphaned, at least that way everyone knows its not being
> actively maintained and someone else may pick it up....  difficult thing
> to judge how/when someones package should be taken away though.

This is a proposed technological solution to a completely social/human
problem.  These tend to be doomed from the beginning.

 - mdz

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