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Re: DM and pkg-perl (recap 1)

Damyan Ivanov wrote:
> -=| Frank Lichtenheld, Tue, Nov 27, 2007 at 06:45:03PM +0100 |=-
>> On Tue, Nov 27, 2007 at 03:15:26PM +0000, Damyan Ivanov wrote:
>> [...tracking non-DM contributors in DM-enabled packages...]
>>> Isn't the changelog sufficient for keeping track of this? At least I
>>> feel that way.
>> If all the non-DD contributors agree with you I certainly wont force
>> them to follow my suggestion ;)
>> I was just pointing out a possible solution if removing people from
>> the Uploaders field causes them to feel left out or put down.
> Uploaders from all over the world, what do *you* think? Do you prefer
> that your name is listed in a (commented out) control field, or is the
> presense in debian/changelog enough?

For me, the interest of having my name in the Uploader field is that
the package is listed on http://qa.debian.org/developer.php?login=...
and that I take care of it (new version, ...).
I'm a DD now. But I would think that if I were a DM, I would ask to
maintain packages I care about.

  Best regards,

Vincent Danjean       GPG key ID 0x9D025E87         vdanjean@debian.org
GPG key fingerprint: FC95 08A6 854D DB48 4B9A  8A94 0BF7 7867 9D02 5E87
Unofficial pacakges: http://www-id.imag.fr/~danjean/deb.html#package
APT repo:  deb http://perso.debian.org/~vdanjean/debian unstable main

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