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new maintainter process [was: Re: Orphaning my packages]

On Tue, Oct 01, 2002 at 08:02:37PM +0300, Yotam Rubin wrote:
> These packages are being orphaned as a result of an unreasonable delay
> in my application. Around 1.7 years ago, I initially submitted my
> application.  After going through the AM phase, which took a few good
> months, I awaited DAM approval. I waited for 6 months, during which I
> was never contacted by anyone relevant to the procedure. After being
> ignored both by the DAM and the frontdesk, I withdrew my application.
> A few months ago, I decided to give it another shot. I was advocated
> and moved to the AM queue.  Shortly after I was removed from the queue
> and was told that my application is likely to experience the same
> inexplicable delay as before and that I have absolutely no chance of
> becoming a Debian developer. During all this time, no one has told me
> why the idea of me becoming a Debian developer is so ludicrously
> far-fetched. I must have contacted the DAM three times and other
> figures even more, not once receiving any sort of response.

is this a common problem with the new maintainer process? does anybody
have any hints as to why this took so long?


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