Re: Advice with uncooperative maintainers
On Wed, 11 Aug 2004, Robert Millan wrote:
> On 1 Aug 2004, I sent a wishlist bug report to the 'esound' package, with
> an attached patch that fixed the problem. I noticed that Ryan is not
Bug# for the wishlist? NMU Bug#? More information would be nice.
> > esound (0.2.29-2) unstable; urgency=low
> > * Instead of using select() for OSS, use SNDCTL_DSP_GETOSPACE.
> > * Revert changes in unsanctioned NMU.
> > -- Ryan Murray <firstname.lastname@example.org> Mon, 9 Aug 2004 20:28:59 -0700
> Also, he removed all trace of my upload in the debian/changelog file.
If the NMU was installed, he ought to keep the changelog entry. Otherwise
(if it never made it out of incoming), the point is really academic.
> What am I supposed to do on this? Bring the issue to the technical committe?
Due to a wishlist bug? If it is that serious, the bug should not be
wishlist in the first place.
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