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
On reflection, I agree entirely.