Re: Resigning from Debian
On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 08:51, Alexis Sukrieh<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> * Sandro Tosi (email@example.com) :
>> Good luck for the future and thanks a lot for all your contributions!
>> > Feel free to orphan/adopt all of my packages.
>> > electricsheep deserves a prioritary adoption: a major upstream
>> > version has been released and Debian's is now deprecated.
>> I'm just handled all your packages as per MIA processes, expect
>> electricsheep and tinymce that have already people interested in their
> Ok, I've seen that, thanks!
> BTW, Sven Joachim also proposed to take over the package backup-manager.
Yeah, I saw that, but the mail came after I've sent the bug.
> He's been contributing to backup-manager's source for a while, so I
> think he'll make a good Debian maintainer for that package.
> He needs a sponsor to do so, as he's not a DD. Maybe someone here would
> be willing to sponsor him.
The way to request for sponsorship is:
1. prepare a package
2. upload it to mentors.debian.net
3. write to firstname.lastname@example.org asking for sponsorship.
Sven should follow this path.
Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi