Re: takeover (Re: RFS: gscan2pdf (updated package))
On Thu, 2007-08-30 at 14:39 +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> Le Thu, Aug 30, 2007 at 07:24:13AM +0200, Jeffrey Ratcliffe a écrit :
> > On 30/08/2007, Bart Martens <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > Have you agreed with John Goerzen that you take over maintenance of this
> > > package?
> > > http://packages.qa.debian.org/g/gscan2pdf.html
> > He hasn't replied to my emails, which I thought was strange, but as I
> > am upstream...
> Hi Jeff,
> Maybe it would help to be more formal and send a message on debian-devel
> (CCed to the maintainer of course) with a title like "Intend to hijack
> gscan2pdf". This is what I did when I hijacked seaview, and it worked
> like a charm.
Is such approach compatible with the procedure about "dealing with
inactive and/or unreachable maintainers"?
> Have a nice day, and thanks for your efforts !
> Charles Plessy
> Wako, Saitama, Japan