Re: On the "Debian Maintainers" GR
gregor herrmann <email@example.com> writes:
> I was not thinking about those "pet packages" but about existing
> packages that are maintained by existing teams where now non-DDs already
> do part of the work but then always have to bother a DD when it comes to
> Maybe I'm wrong but I guess some DDs in those teams might appreciate
> the lesser work.
> gregor, member of the pkg-perl team, non-DD
The Perl group is kind of an odd duck in that a substantial part of the
work of the group is just doing package uploading, because there are so
few bugs, so many packages, and usually the only actions on packages are
minor tweaks and new upstream releases. I'm not sure there are many other
teams like that.
Of course, I also think that you'd be a good DD, at least from my
experience watching you work. :)
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>