[Utnubu-discuss] Re: Checked package: gnome-screensaver

Joachim Breitner nomeata at debian.org
Sat Jul 16 22:04:18 UTC 2005

Additional information,

there is a ITP for it
and "fatalerror" on IRC said he wants to package it, too. Not sure if
those are the same persons.

So nothing to do about this package besides monitoring if it really will
be uploaded.


Am Samstag, den 16.07.2005, 23:58 +0300 schrieb Joachim Breitner:
> Hi,
> maintainer for gnome-screensaver in ubuntu is seb123 at debian.org
> Here a irc log:
> <nomeata> seb128: I see you maintain gnome-screensaver in ubuntu
> <nomeata> seb128: are you planning on uploading it to debian, too?
> <seb128> nomeata: correct and no
> <nomeata> seb128: any particular reason for that?
> <seb128> I'm busy enough without handling the Debian bug for new
> packages
> <nomeata> seb128: sorry, but this you have to explain to me: how is
> uploading it to debian, too add the work for you?
> <seb128> nomeata: if I upload I'll be the maintainer, bugs will be
> assigned to me, and I'm too busy to reply to these bugs
> <nomeata> seb128: but aren't the same bugs in ubuntu, too?
> <seb128> nomeata: that's not a good maintainship, I prefer to let it for
> somebody who has interest to hack on it and debug issues
> <nomeata> seb128: so you would not mind if someone took your ubuntu
> package and upload it, as the maintainer, to debian?
> <seb128> nomeata: no, we don't have strong maintainship for Ubuntu, no
> "that's my package" and "you have to NMU to fix something"
> <seb128> nomeata: if he maintains it correctly no pb
> <nomeata> ok
> So this is a first candidate for team maintainership. I will ask for svn
> now.
> Greetings to this still empty list,
> Joachim

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