[Mageia-discuss] help us to bring some order to the chaos

Michael Scherer misc at zarb.org
Thu Sep 23 15:12:25 CEST 2010

Le jeudi 23 septembre 2010 à 14:18 +0200, Tux99 a écrit :
> On Thu, 23 Sep 2010, Jerome Quelin wrote:
> >
> > i've added a "main packages by category" section, to try to see who is
> > interested in what.
> > 
> > ==> this will show us at a glance where we lack people
> > 
> > please put your name in the packages you're interested in, and don't
> > hesitate to add more categories. we'll see later on how to re-organize
> > the categories if needed.
> > 
> > jérôme 
> I'm not sure that is the best way to select packages. I'd have imagined 
> that for all the new packagers that don't already have packages they 
> worked on on cooker, there will be a big list of all 
> orphan/non-assigned packages and we put our names next to the ones
> we are interested in.
> I don't want to restrict myself based on specific categories, but rather 
> specific apps that I'm familiar with (because I use them and/or have 
> packaged/backported before by myself).

Then just add a category for non specialized packagers.

We haven't got the infrastructure yet, so we are not yet trying to
divide packages among maintainers. 

Michael Scherer

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