Re: FAQ for debian-mentors
On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 10:52:39AM +0200, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 05:54:49PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> > OK, having watched the same questions come past regularly, I've finally
> > bitten the bullet and put a bit of a FAQ together for this list. I'd
> > appreciate comments and more questions and answers.
> > http://people.debian.org/~mpalmer/debian-mentors_FAQ.html
> Thanks, good shot. Things I am missing:
> * Section "How do I get a sponsor for my package?" should explicitely
> note that we are not interested (a lot) in the binary package but in
> the source package, i.e. dsc and diff.gz.
Done, along with some extras on quality checking and why it takes me so long
to upload new sponsees' packages. <g>
> * debian-mentors frequently gets posts from people who are mixing up
> "sponsor" and "advocate" and the time-line. It would be nice if the
> FAQ could explain this, especially the time-line:
Considering my "heated" replies on this topic in the past, I can't believe I
forgot this to begin with!
Thanks for the suggestions.