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Re: Debian Maintainer application for Adrian Perez

On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 11:01:03AM -0700, Shaun Jackman wrote:
> I believe that Adrian Perez has the technical skills needed to
> maintain Debian packages. I support his application to become a Debian
> maintainer.

> Adrian expressed an interest in adopting two packages I maintained and
> put up for adoption, swt-gtk, a Java GUI library, and azureus, a Bit
> Torrent client. He packaged new upstream versions of both packages and
> went through the backlog of bugs in azureus and identified those that
> were fixed in the new upstream release. He's been responsive and easy
> to work with and has also joined the debian-java packaging team. I
> have no doubt in his technical ability. Neither SWT nor Azureus are
> trivial packages, and he managed both with little instruction. Adrian
> would be a great addition to the Debian team.

The first upload credited to him on either package was on July 6.  That's
scarcely enough time for bug reports to come in about problems.  Do we
really need to be giving upload access to people after only 4 sponsored

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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