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Re: Packages + Maintainer e-mail address change

On Sat, Apr 14, 2007 at 10:44:29PM -0400, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 08:08:27AM +0530, Kumar Appaiah wrote:
> > Dear Debian Mentors,
> > 
> > Though I don't face this problem now, I may have to do this later.
> > 
> > What do I do if I wish to change the e-mail address I use with my
> > Debian packages? Is there an easy way out, or do I orphan my packages
> > and adopt them using my new e-mail address?
> > 
> The next time you prepare an upload, update the email address listed in
> debian/control (and maybe also in debian/copyright and any man pages you
> may have written yourself, etc).  Then start using the new address in
> changelog entries from then on.  No need to orphan the packages.

Thanks for the information. I shall do this.

Kumar Appaiah,
462, Jamuna Hostel,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras,
Chennai - 600 036

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