Re: Ubuntu and its "appropriation" of Debian maintainers
* Adam Majer (firstname.lastname@example.org) [050501 03:35]:
> I just search Google for me and I found this,
> Now, I never signed up to be a maintainer for Ubuntu. I don't understand
> why I am part of "people of Ubuntu" or why I am listed as a maintainer
> of any package on Ubuntu's website? I know Ubuntu is using my packages
> as part of their distribution. I have no problem with that. What I do
> have a problem is the use of my name and my resources (time) in
> association with Ubuntu *without* my permission.
I consider that to be - at least - very unfortunate. I am not maintainer
of any of Ubuntus Packages, and I prefer if Ubuntu wouldn't claim that I
am. If they want to give credit - that's a good idea, but that's
something different than claiming I'm maintainer.
Sadly, there is no mail contact on the launchpad page, so I Cced the
general ubuntu contact to that mail. Perhaps they can fix it.
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