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Re: Why does Ubuntu have all the ideas?

On Sat, Jul 29, 2006 at 12:54:39PM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> wrote:
> > What if we introduced the concept of "area" maintenance? Like saying
> > "Matthew Garrett is part of our hardware support team, so can thus NMU
> > any package that needs changes to support that release goal." with the
> > proviso that a bug gets filed with the NMU patch [0] at the same time.
> > We already have something like that with 0-day NMUs for certain
> > transitions authorised by the RMs.
> That's certainly an interesting idea, and I'd be happy to explore it. 
> How do other people feel?

I'd be happy for someone who had a particular interest in an area of my
package to NMU it straight away if they needed to for some purpose, as long
as they didn't break it or at least were equally quick at fixing it back up
to it.

- Matt

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