Re: Handling of (inactive) Debian Accounts
On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 05:22:47PM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Sun, 11 Feb 2007 23:33:40 +0100, Amaya <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> > Are you familiar with the MIA Team work? How is this work
> > insufficient that this extra check needs to be implemented? Have you
> > tought of a way to integrate the results of your tool into the MIA
> > database?
> I think the difference is that the MIA process is too
> conservative, and does not require an positive action on the part of
> maintainers, and starts with the default that all maintainers are
> active. Looking at people who vote for a DPL means that the DD's
> have to take an active role in indicating that they are present.
How about using the 'echelon' data already available through
Perhaps it could be extended to record (and display) the last 5 events
rather than a single event.
We used to have 'maintainer pings', sent by bcwhite iirc. Half of the
population hated them, for reasons I never understood.
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>