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Re: what to do is maintainer is lacking? (was: wine-unstable in Debian)

On Wed, Apr 18, 2012 at 02:57:39PM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> "Hijacks" are what they say on the tin.  That's not a tool that should be
> part of the toolkit, even as a weapon of last resort.  We have a procedure
> for orphaning packages whose maintainers are inactive, and we have the TC to
> arbitrate disputes about who should maintain a given package.  Hijacking is
> just plain antisocial, and not something that we as a project should
> tolerate.

On reflection, I agree entirely.

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