Re: Packages in the archive
* Joachim Breitner <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2003-10-17 07:25]:
> is this distinction (I am a package maintainer, I am a porter, I am
> a QA person, I am a DPL *g*) of any importance, once someone is a
> full Debian Developer? Or is that only for the applicants that want
> to start as porter and therefore don't need a package for the NM
> process, but once they are full developers, they can upload packages
> just like anyone else?
Yes, at the moment all Debian developers have the same privileges
(uploading packages, voting). There have been discussions about
this, but the conclusions so far were that we don't want a class
(Having said this, packaging skills are tested for porters as well.
Just in a slightly different way.)
 plus some more if you are DPL or a delegate