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Re: Intent to NMU mlmmj to fix pending po-debconf l10n bugs

Hi Christian!

Thanks for the reminder.

Would you be able to send me a git format-patch
file against the package Git repo that is currently
in Git?

It'd be great if you could do that and NMU the fix,
since I'm busy with familly maters and my new born


Thomas (from my phone)

----- Original message -----
> Dear Debian maintainer,
> The mlmmj Debian package, which you are the maintainer of, has
> pending bug report(s) which include translation updates or fixes
> for po-debconf, namely bug number 626734 (and maybe other similar bugs).
> The i18n team is now hunting the very last bits of missing localization
> and your package went on our radar. You may have uploaded recently but,
> unfortunately for you, you then got *another* l10n bug report.
> So, sorry for this, but the radar beeped at your package and here am I
> with an NMU intent...:-)
> I have the intention, as part of a more general action of the Debian
> i18n Task Force to build and possibly upload a non-maintainer upload
> for mlmmj in order to fix this as well as all pending translations
> for the debconf templates.
> Of course, an upload made by you would even be better...:-)
> Such changes are always harmless, which explains why I safely consider
> building NMUs for such issues even though they're obviously non critical.
> The schedule for the NMU (in case it happens, that is if you agree with
> it or if I don't receive any answer in 2 days) is roughly the following:
>   Wednesday, February 08, 2012     : send this notice
>   Sunday, February 12, 2012             : post a NMU announcement to
> debian-i18n with you                                 (maintainer) CC'ed
>                                   this can happen earlier if the maintainer agrees
>                                   In such case, the deadlines below will also
>                                   happen earlier
>   Monday, February 20, 2012             : (midnight) deadline for receiving
> translation updates Tuesday, February 21, 2012             : build the package
> and upload it to DELAYED/7-day                                 send the NMU patch to the
> BTS Tuesday, February 28, 2012             : NMU reaches incoming
> If you intent to upload yourself, please notify me so that I interrupt
> the process on my side. Please also don't upload without a discussion
> with me. Some translators might send a few new translations and I can
> handle a round of translation updates for you. Really, don't upload
> silently...:-)
> In case I upload an NMU, I will subscribe to the Package Tracking System
> for mlmmj and follow its life for 60 days after my NMU in order to fix
> any issue potentially introduced by my upload.
> Let me know, as soon as possible, if you have any kind of objection to
> this process.
> If you'd rather do the fix yourself, I will of course leave the package
> alone. Same if you have reasons not to do the update now.
> -- 

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