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Re: RFS: jmapviewer/1.02+dfsg1-1 [ITP]

Hi Felix,

On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 08:58:21PM +0200, Felix Natter wrote:
> > thanks for working on jmapviewer.
> great that you want to sponsor this :-)

> > On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 06:45:54PM +0200, Felix Natter wrote:
> >  
> > I'd like consider sponsoring of jmapviewer in the framework of my
> > Sponsering of Blends effort[1].  If you like this please add the
> > package to the Wiki page.
> Done. Just one question: I assume that the package will be usable in all
> blends, most importantly the normal Debian distribution?
> (it's needed as a library for Freeplane/FreeMind)

It is definitely no problem - a Debian Pure Blend is actually Debian.
So there is no conflict in this.  It just comes natural to maintain it
in Debian GIS somehow.

> > There is one thing I would like you to change:  In the last IRC meeting
> > there was some consensus to migrate packages from pkg-osm into the
> > common hood of pkg-grass.  Would you mind moving your repository and use
> > the pkg-grass team as maintainer?
> Do I have push rights for pkg-grass?

You are not listed in the list of members of pkg-grass at alioth[1] - I
personally have no admin permissions.  I'd recommend to apply there (if
nobody from the admins is reading this mail).

> The following is the correct way to create a pkg-grass repo to push to?
>   cd /git/pkg-grass && ./setup-repository <package> "Package description"
> (from https://wiki.debian.org/DebianGis/Svn2Git)
> Is this correct?
>  Maintainer: Debian GIS Project <pkg-grass-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>
> (there is no "pkg-grass-maintainers"?)

That's correct.  There is some rudimentary information about Debian GIS
packaging in the Wiki[2]

Hope this helps


[1] https://alioth.debian.org/projects/pkg-grass/
[2] https://wiki.debian.org/DebianGis/InfoForDevelopers


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