Bug#51879: PROPOSAL: package may be maintained by a group
I second this amendment -- I think it makes more sense than the original.
On Sat, Dec 04, 1999 at 03:28:18AM +0200, Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 03, 1999 at 03:56:35PM -0800, Joey Hess wrote:
> > + Every package must have exactly one maintainer at a time. The
> > + maintainer may be a mailing list.
> A mailing list is a computer file in a mail server, or (alternatively) an
> email address that delivers mail to multiple human recipients. It cannot
> fix bugs, it cannot maintain software, it cannot debate technical points.
> I suggest you replace "a mailing list" with "a group of people reachable
> from a common email address, such as a mailing list".
> Yes, this is nitpicking. Policy is a spec, and it needs to be treated
> as such.
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