[Slackbuilds-users] Maintainership

Antonio Hernández Blas hba.nihilismus at gmail.com
Fri Oct 29 18:25:29 UTC 2010

On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 12:34 PM, Erik Hanson <erik at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Oct 2010 18:07:33 -0500
> Antonio Hernández Blas <hba.nihilismus at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 8:00 AM, Erik Hanson <erik at slackbuilds.org>
>> wrote:
>> > For everyone taking over maintenance of recently abandoned scripts,
>> > aside from letting the list know, could you please submit the
>> > scripts with your updated maintainer info. That way we can get them
>> > into the repo soon and not have to try and remember what's going on
>> > when you submit updates later.
>> IMHO i think it would be better to make another threat about this *new
>> policy* and also add it into the FAQ or guidelines.
> Certainly no threat was made. You quoted me and everyone can see that.
> There is no new policy, I just want it to be easy for us admins to deal
> with the lump of recently dropped scripts. I don't think I'm out of
> line for asking that people do something that makes this a little bit
> easier for us. Something as simple as submitting new maintainer info
> now can reduce a lot of hassle later. While a maintainer may submit an
> update once in a blue moon, we have to deal with submissions every day.
> I'm sorry you don't understand that we have real lives as well.
> --
> Erik Hanson

Ouch, sorry for the typo, s/threat/thread/... breath more deeply ;)

- hba

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