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Re: ITA: mpg321

On Wed, Aug 25, 2004 at 11:35:12PM +0200, Stephan Beyer wrote:
> Hi,
> this night I made some small bugfixes to the mpg321 code and send it
> to Joe Drew, the upstream author and Debian maintainer of mpg321.
> Looking at the BTS and the changelogs I came to the thought, that
> development on the mpg321 code and package has been dead (except 
> the 2 NMUs of course) for about a year.
Yes, I corresponded with him about a month ago.  When I asked if he
considered his package to be actively maintained, he said "not

> Today I sent mail to Joe Drew to ask if I'm correct and if I could adopt
> the authorship (and maintainership) of mpg321. I didn't wait for a reply
> and made a package (basically for me) which is a merge of (NMU
> with security fixes) and 0.3.0 (the latest CVS) including some small 
> fixes ;)
> Please have a look at:
> 	http://noxa.de/~sbeyer/debian/packages/?main,src,mpg321
Is that the sf.net CVS?

> Because I'm not a DD, I hope somebody will sponsor it... perhaps Joe
> Drew himself :)
I hope so too!  I have a patch in BTS to fix crashes with invalid
input; I'll let you know if your version passes my test:)


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