Re: Why does Ubuntu have all the ideas?
On 7/29/06, Matthew Garrett <email@example.com> wrote:
Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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  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 called this group of groups some messages ago, but we can create
proper 'metagroups' (defining areas), eg: desktop artwork or hardware
support, and then pkg-gnome, pkg-kde will point who's responsible for
desktop artwork uploads or something similar. Thoughts?