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Re: Ported package - now what?

On Fri, Dec 15, 2000 at 11:22:53AM -0500, Neal H Walfield wrote:
> > Obviously, I'm going to send the patch to the maintainer.  Is there some
> > place to upload a binary? Do I need to be a debian developer to do so?
> > Should I post patches to a list?
> Normally, you should file a bug, however, there is already one filed.
> There is a patch, however, the maintainer/upstream author refuses to
> apply it.  See bug #39227.
> As for a binary, you can put it on an ftp server, however, if it is
> not official, it cannot go in the main archive.

I can't remember if apt package is in Marcus' tarball but I think it is a
good idea a working version of apt to be included in it :)))   Almost
everyone will use apt to install packages in a fresh Hurd installation.

Ognyan Kulev <ogi@fmi.uni-sofia.bg>, "\"Programmer\""

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