Re: For those who care about their packages in Ubuntu
Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> And unsurprisingly, it, too, doesn't have a straightforward answer. If a
> user reports such a bug to Ubuntu, it is approximately the domain of the
> MOTU team, in that they triage those bugs (on a time-available prioritized
> basis, across the entire set of packages). However, this is not the same
> thing as saying "the maintainer of this package is the MOTU team",
> especially not in the same sense as "email@example.com is the maintainer of
Yes, it certainly is. The maintainer is the person responsible for
bug triage and for making suitable changes as necessary.
I cannot change Ubuntu; I am therefore not the maintainer of any
package in Ubuntu.