Re: Again, seeking advocate
On Fri, Apr 04, 2003 at 11:00:11AM +0200, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 04, 2003 at 01:49:09AM -0500, B. Douglas Hilton wrote:
> > I was at DebConf2 in Toronto last year, and spent about
> > $1000USD to go there just to get my key signed. I'm a
> > patient dude, but I want to get in before I die please.
> > :-)
> Frankly, it totally escapes me what is required to become a Debian
> maintainer, but usually it happens within a couple of years, as far as I
> know (sometimes even months!).
The wait time has gone down now. Most people get in within a
year, especially if they are good hackers. I think it only took me 7