Re: Dogme05: Team Maintenance
* Christian Perrier:
> Well, I'm afraid that I'm not a responsible maintainer, then....:-)
But you do keep backups, I hope.
> Maybe alioth maintenance does not fit your own admin quality reference
I'm not the only one who is complaining.
> Then, I see a few solutions to this:
> -contribute to alioth system administration
This isn't possible, apparently, see Raphaël's message
<email@example.com> and its
follow-ups. Even DSA doesn't contribute to system maintenance.
> -make constructive suggestions (constructive suggestions are
> argumented suggestions and sometimes accept that people do not agree
> with what you suggest)
I made a suggestion which was trivial to implement and did fix a real
problem. Check the mail archives to see how long it took until it was
> As far as I know, Alioth maintenance is handled by the relevant
> people on their free time, as a volunteer work (just like all work
> we do in this project).
I've been privately told that an alioth admin demands hardware in
compensation for his Debian-related work, effectively blackmailing the
DPL. I don't know if this is true, I hope it's not.