Taking over the xiph packages
bunk at stusta.de
Sat Jan 25 18:48:47 UTC 2014
I'm currently in the process of rejoining Debian, and I'd like to take
over the maintainership of the xiph packages from the Debian Xiph.org
The packages are:
The rationale why I'd like to take over maintainership:
The team is pretty dead, examples:
- libvorbis is now two upstream releases behind (with the older of the
two having been released 2 years ago).
- bug handling (even for easy to resolve bugs) also does not seem to happen
Team maintainance is very good when there are several active people, but
having or joining a team when only makes sense when there actually is a
And none of the packages is so complex that it couldn't be handled by
Is it OK for you that I take over maintainership of the xiph packages?
Thanks for your work on these packages
"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
Pearl S. Buck - Dragon Seed
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