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Re: unnecessary adoption by QA-team



Hi John!

John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>:
> On Fri, Aug 06, 2004 at 11:09:16PM +0200, Erik Schanze wrote:
> > I have noticed that QA-team adopt the gif2png package.
> > I'd like to veto here.
> 
> They did no such thing.  As the previous maintainer, I set the
> maintainer to Debian QA, which is the *right and proper thing to do*
> until the new person actually makes an opload.  
>
And QA-Team did so.

> > http://lists.debian.org/debian-mentors/2004/08/msg00048.html
> > http://lists.debian.org/debian-l10n-german/2004/08/msg00011.html
> > 
> > A ready package, that solve this bug is already available.
> > Why did QA-group adopt this package instead to sponsor my upload?
> 
> Did you even read the changelog at all?
> 
> gif2png (2.4.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
> 
>   * Orphaning this package.
> 
>  -- John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>  Mon, 26 Jul 2004 15:03:42 -0500
> 
> See, *I* orphaned it.  That is the latest release.  Nobody on the QA
> team has done a thing with the package.
>
I think you missed the new QA-Upload of gif2png 2.4.7-3.
Please see:
http://packages.qa.debian.org/g/gif2png.html
and:
http://packages.qa.debian.org/g/gif2png/news/1.html
"Changes: 
 gif2png (2.4.7-3) unstable; urgency=low
 .
   * Adopting this package."

> > What are next steps? 
> > Could QA-team revert their package and sponsor my one or have I build
> > a new one?
> 
> What QA package?
>
gif2png 2.4.7-3

Ok, I will build a new package these days and ask again for
sponsoring.


Regards,
Erik


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