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Re: Bug#798476: Returning to the requirement that Uploaders: contain humans

Bill Allombert <ballombe@debian.org> writes:

> The patch also remove the requirement to list individual email of the
> maintainers. That is what I am objecting to.

Oh, okay, I see that, but I'm not sure why.  What is the purpose of
listing those email addresses that you want to preserve?

> When a team is reduced to a single individual, it is no more a team, yet
> the package is still maintained and need not be orphaned.

It still is a team even when it's one individual.  I don't know why you
would say that it's not.  A team can certainly contain just one person.

I'm confused about how this is at all related to listing individual email
addresses, and I don't understand why you think this would result in a
package being orphaned.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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