Re: [PROPOSAL v2] Orphaning another maintainer's packages
On Sat, Oct 27, 2012 at 10:19 AM, Bart Martens wrote:
> So maybe we could simply allow
> anyone, including non-DDs, to submit O-bugs for packages which seem abandoned
> by the maintainer, and to submit ITA-bugs for packages he/she wishes to
> salvage. Sounds revolutionary, but in reality this is more or less already
> happening. Thoughts ? Comments ? Am I overlooking something ?
For change of pace, I am fully supportive of this proposal. This
process has been tried, demonstrated, and proven effective for a long
time now. It is Debian common law, so let's codify it as devref law
now, and get away from these new burdensome bureaucratic proposals.