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Bug#483230: developers-reference: Section 5.12 - co-maints are in Uploaders

tags 483230 + patch pending

On 27/05/08 at 23:14 +0200, Sandro Tosi wrote:
> Package: developers-reference
> Version: 3.3.9
> Severity: normal
> Hello,
> I think that Section 5.12 should mention that co-maintainers are
> listed in "Uploaders" field of source stanza of debian/control.

I commited the following to svn:

Index: pkgs.dbk
--- pkgs.dbk	(revision 5181)
+++ pkgs.dbk	(working copy)
@@ -2095,7 +2095,9 @@
 Generally there is a primary maintainer and one or more co-maintainers.  The
 primary maintainer is the person whose name is listed in the
 <literal>Maintainer</literal> field of the <filename>debian/control</filename>
-file.  Co-maintainers are all the other maintainers.
+file.  Co-maintainers are all the other maintainers,
+usually listed in the <literal>Uploaders</literal> field of the
+<filename>debian/control</filename> file.
 In its most basic form, the process of adding a new co-maintainer is quite
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