Re: evolution patch now 30 days old and counting...
>>>>> On Wed, 21 Jan 2004 13:26:28 +1100, Martin Pool <email@example.com> said:
>> Can anyone on this list do something about it?
Martin> It looks like the patch is not Debian-specific so you might
Martin> have much better luck passing it straight to the upstream
Martin> Evolution developers. If they accept it, you can add the
Martin> 'pending' (?) tag and a note to the bug.
Martin> It's generally better not to have Debian-specific patches so
Martin> probably all the maintainer would do is pass it upstream.
Martin> Sometimes they're not sufficiently confident with the source
Martin> to know whether a patch is good or not.
What? You're saying the package won't get fixed until upstream gets
fixed? And I suppose even then we'll be at the good grace of Kitame
to actually update the Debian package?
Wow, I'm impressed by the efficiency of Debian bug fixing. Not.