Re: New xfce4 packages
On Thu, Dec 30, 2004 at 12:52:34PM +0100, Elimar Riesebieter wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Dec 2004 the mental interface of
> Guido Guenther told:
> > On Sat, Dec 25, 2004 at 08:18:50PM +0100, Elimar Riesebieter wrote:
> > > On Sat, 25 Dec 2004 the mental interface of
> > > Guido Guenther told:
> > >
> > > > On Fri, Dec 24, 2004 at 05:54:56PM +0100, Elimar Riesebieter wrote:
> > > > > Hi all,
> > > > >
> > > > > xfce4.2-RC3 and rox-filer packages for ppc now available at
> > > > > http://www.lxtec.de/debarchiv.
> > > > Cool. Are there any plans to upload these to debian.org anytime soon,
> > > > maybe to experimental?
> > >
> > > We have to ask the xfce4 maintainer Martin Loschwitz to do that,
> > Xfce4 is being maintained by several people, not only Martin.
> > > otherwise to fork the maintanance of xfce4 ;-)
> > Well, this is exactly what my quistion is about. Why don't you work with
> > the debian package maintainers of xfce4. Having just another package
> > repository for packages that should (and can) be in the main archive is
> > just a bad idea.
Did anybody try to ping Daniel or Sam yet? Its unlikely the maintainers
will just pickup the packages as they are, but I'm almost sure they're
glad to accept patches against the current packages.