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Re: debootstrapping and sysvinit

On Wed, 02 Jul 2003, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> I accepted maintainership because I am the upstream author, and having
> In short, I am actively developing the Debian and non-debian parts
> of it. It's just that I happen to do this in bursts, and some people
> get upset when the bursts they develop in don't always overlap
> with mine.

That's actually why it is a good idea to either have a downstream maintainer
(as you used to, when you were not the Debian maintainer of something you're
also upstream), or co-maintainers that you can trust to pick up the pace
when you can't do it (but still do it in a way that won't upset you).

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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