Re: Status of x-symbol?
* firstname.lastname@example.org (Jérôme Marant) wrote:
> He hasn't done anything for 4 months. Did you write to him personaly?
No, I didn't send a ping to him but just took a quick look at the open
bug reports for x-symbol and searched for answers of him to these
reports (which are very old partially). How can I find out if a DD is
I looked at <URL:https://db.debian.org/> and
these didn't show much information. Is the echelon service (mentioned in
the Developer's Reference) only available after real logins at db.d.o?
> In the meantime, you could prepare an updated package. If you're not
> a DD, it doesn't matter.
Yeah, but then I would probably need to beg a DD for sponsorship, right?
I have already thought of preparing an updated package of x-symbol but
then I just decided to install the current upstream package (which also
doesn't seem to be heavily maintained nowadays) via the given
instruction for GNU Emacs on the webpage.
If I created a native Debian package of the new upstream version there
would be the problem that I can't test it under XEmacs since I only use
> BTW, could you please shorten your message IDs? I do appreciate latin
> quotations, but not in message IDs :-P
Hehehehehe. Well, actually the length of my MID is RFC-valid and is my
personal revenge to OE users who always put the referenced MID into the
attribution line. I'll think of changing the MID for this list.
Rafael: "Wieviele Welten müssen noch brennen, bevor Du genug hast, Gabriel?"
Gabriel: "Nur noch eine. Diese. Ich bin nicht gierig."