Re: packages up for adoption -- good for new maintainers
BTW, the new maintainer application appears to be broken. On
http://nm.debian.org/newnm.php, the name and email entry form does not
know how to post. A bug report is being sent seperately.
On Mon, 21 Aug 2000, Joey Hess wrote:
> Britton wrote:
> > I can take this one, if it is ok to volunteer before having made it
> > through the new-maintainer queue.
> A lot of people are asking me this, so I'll post a group reply. It's
> fine if you are still in queue, as long as you have a sponsor and can
> get them to upload a version with your name on it soon.
> If not, I give it to the next person who can make that committement. If
> nobody else comes forward, you can still probably take it when you do
> become a developer/get a sponsor.
> In other words, I'd like to get rid of these packages now, not later.
> Do you have a sponsor? You're the first person to ask for floatbg.
> > btw, I thought I read somewhere in the
> > developers reference that there was a way to look at the queue, but now
> > I'm not seeing it. Any way to check on the status of my application?
> http://nm.debian.org/, enter your email into the form, you are in the
> see shy jo
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