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Re: Packages available for adoption

Quoting John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>:

> On Mon, Jul 26, 2004 at 02:17:51PM -0400, Alec Berryman wrote:
> > <snip>
> > 
> > > rdiff-backup
> > > librsync1
> > 
> > I use rdiff-backup and would like to see it continue to be in the
> > Debian archive.  As it depends on librsync1, I'd be interested in
> > adopting that, too.
> > 
> > I'm not currently a developer, but I have a sponsored package (rzip)
> > in the archive.  If you're willing to let me adopt it, please contact
> > me.
> I'm willing to let you adopt it, but I don't presently have time to
> sponsor uploads.  Do you have a sponsor that can do that for you?

Giacomo offered already elsewhere in the thread.  If he doesn't do it, I'll
sponsor it for him.  I already sponsored his rzip package which was done very

It probably makes sense to let Alec do it since rzip uses much of the same ideas
as rsync.  It stems from the same research AIUI.

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