Re: maintainership of binutils
Martin Michlmayr writes:
> * Colin Watson <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2003-09-09 18:02]:
> > > Chris, the binutils changelog indicates that the package has been left
> > > unmaintained for quite some time:
> > >
> > > - 209 days with RC bugs.
> > > - 13 consecutive NMUs.
> > > - last maintainer upload dates 7 months ago.
> > >
> > > Do you still want to maintain this package? If you don't, I suggest that we
> > > either orphan it or find another maintainer.
> > >
> > > Any comments from the QA people?
> > This QA person thinks that Matthias Klose knows what he's doing and
> > seems to be doing a reasonable job, so perhaps you should talk to him
> > first ...
> Yes, I fully agree. Matthias, can you change the maintainer to
> something generic (email@example.com or
> debian-toolchain@lists) in your next upload and add yourself and Chris
> to Uploaders:?
well, I would like not to get more involved in binutils than I
currently am. James Troup offered to take over maintainership some
time ago, and Dan Jacobowitz is involved upstream as well in binutils,
so maybe we have better candidates?
I'm away from my mail from 11.09. until 20.09. I won't do another NMU
before this time, and I hope the situation changed after my vacations.