[csw-maintainers] Non-Maintainer Uploads (NMUs)

Peter FELECAN pfelecan at opencsw.org
Tue Aug 13 11:49:55 CEST 2013

Yann Rouillard <yann at pleiades.fr.eu.org> writes:

> Well, I think I already expressed my opinion here:
> http://lists.opencsw.org/pipermail/maintainers/2013-August/018413.html
> But to recap: I am for promoting team for package maintenance, rather than
> replacing the notion of maintainers with uploaders, and I am for allowing
> uploads by non maintainers (or non member of a maintenance team) who don't
> want to take over maintenance.

You're right.

> In our case, unfortunately I am not sure we can create a lot of teams but
> we may create at least one core team to maintain some important base
> packages and one for dealing with orphaned packages in best effort mode.
> But I would like to hear the opinion of other people as it is an important
> change, maybe a subject for the summer camp.

I would like too.

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