Re: DEP1: how to do an NMU
Le Sat, May 31, 2008 at 08:41:54PM +0200, Frans Pop a écrit :
> On Saturday 31 May 2008, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > * Have you clearly expressed your intention to NMU, at least on the
> > BTS? Has the maintainer been notified of it? It is also a good
> > idea to try to contact the maintainer by other means (private
> > email, IRC)
> IMO private mail is the wrong way to do this if the intention to NMU has
> already been registered in the BTS. Maintainers can be expected to read
> BTS mails for their packages . Sending a private mail is not something
> I would ever do I think.
> A final attempt to ping on IRC can be appropriate in some cases.
Also, the Jabber ID of some DDs is documented in db.debian.org.
Have a nice day,