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Re: Please notify the maintainers when removing packages

On Sun, May 04, 2003 at 12:07:42PM +0200, Michael Banck wrote:
> > Based on this experience, I am surprised to find out that the
> > maintainer isn't notified when his package is scheduled for removal.
> > And I see that it helps to send an email to get them to fix the
> > package.
> The BugScan messages are sent to debian-devel-announce.
> Debian-devel-announce is a mandatory list for developers. Therefore,
> developers are notified of removals. qed.

Given the cost/benefit of prodding the maintainers directly, the above
reasoning is complete bunk. :>

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