[Mageia-dev] PLEASE READ. Package adoption campaign: status report (mine, and yours)

Olav Vitters olav at vitters.nl
Fri Sep 30 11:33:14 CEST 2011

On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 12:57:22AM +0200, Samuel Verschelde wrote:
> We are still far from a totally maintained distro, so the next objectives are: 
> - find maintainers for core packages.

I don't think I can do any core package (e.g. postfix, filesystem stuff,

> Right now, I need your feedback, from each packager individually, with an 
> answer to the following questions: 
> - did you grab all the packages you want and can maintain already ? 

I'm interested in anything that is on ftp.gnome.org and not too
low-level (no gtk+, clutter) or programs I cannot/never use. A lot were
taken already. I left everything I think I cannot handle.

> - are there some packages you would have wanted to help to maintain within 
> a group of maintainers, but for which you are not ready to put your name 
> alone ? Can you name a few examples ?


> - do you have comments about the package adoption campaign, or suggestions ?

We are getting more packagers, so think it'll solve itself if there is
continued focus on getting more packagers. Also seems some people maybe
have too many assigned to them.

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