Re: Debian derivatives and the Maintainer: field (again)
Thomas Bushnell BSG <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Matthew Garrett <email@example.com> writes:
>> Other than, say, the DCC Alliance?
> I wasn't aware of them until just now. :)
> Interestingly, the DCC Alliance says that it wants to become part of
> Do you have information on their plans with respect to the issues
> discussed in this thread?
The DCCA distribution is a mixture of packages from Sarge plus some
backports. In all cases, the Maintainer: field appears to be the same as
in Debian. Several derived distributions (gnuLinEx, Knoppix, Mepis,
Linspire, Progency, Sun-Wah, UserLinux (ha ha ha) and Xandros) are
supposed to be using these packages in an unmodified form, as I
Matthew Garrett | firstname.lastname@example.org