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Re: new-maintainer@debian.org dead?

On 2009-11-07, Harry Rickards <harry@linux.com> wrote:
> 2009/11/7 Sune Vuorela <nospam@vuorela.dk>:
>> On 2009-11-07, Harry Rickards <harry@linux.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I sent an email to new-maintainer@debian.org about a week ago, and
>>> haven't received a response yet. It's only been a week, so I'm still
>>> hoping to get a reply soon. However, I just found
>>> http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/1999/07/msg01270.html, saying
>>> that they're overworked (the OP didn't recieve a reply for over 2
>>> months). That was in '99 tough. Is the situation still the same now
>>> (and if so does the documentation need to be updated)?
>> They are usually quite busy. What did you ask them about?  I'm pretty
>> sure that 'wrong questions' is of a even lower priority than their real
>> tasks.
>> I did see them act this week on a mail I sent them.
>> /Sune
> I asked about alternative forms of identification for becoming a
> Debian Maintainer (*not* a Debian Developer through the New Maintainer
> process).

it has been discussed a couple of times on the public newmaint list.

You can probably find it in the archive.

The internet suggests you are british, so I think the easiest thing is
to meet up with some DD somewhere in england.


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