Re: Thonny, an educational Python IDE needs a sponsor
>> Why not put it under team maintenance, then? I'd be willing to mentor
>> you on that.
>Great! Which team exactly? How should I proceed?
Well, probably the Debian Edu team, as we are talking about the Debian Edu team ;)?
Assuming you have your packaging work in a Git repository, start by joining the team on Alioth, then push your repo to the team space.
We can then start from there.
>> Also, the current package cannot be uploaded due to the thing with
>the big red alerting box next to it on mentors ;).
>I saw the red box, but I didn't understand it. What should I change?
>word UNRELEASED in the changelog? What should I use instead?
unstable - but only when the package is ready, which it probably isn't. Just remove the package from mentors for now and publish the packaging repository instead.
>(I think I have a fix for the warning about non-working watch file --
>looks like pypi.debian.net is not working, so I need to use
I can confirm the redirector works like a charm, so it's probably something else ;).
>When I change anything, then I should also increase the release number,
>right? Or it doesn't matter as the package is not uploaded yet?
Leave the revision as it is. The first uploaded package will get -1.
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