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Re: Who's who of packagers?
- From: Elfyn McBratney <elfyn at emcb dot co dot uk>
- To: luke dot kendall at cisra dot canon dot com dot au
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 30 Jul 2003 00:51:24 +0100 (BST)
- Subject: Re: Who's who of packagers?
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Wed, 30 Jul 2003 email@example.com wrote:
> Re: Available for test: cygwin-1.5.1-1
> On 28 Jul, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > If you are maintaining a cygwin package, then you should be subscribed
> > to the cygwin-apps mailing list, and you should be following the
> > discussions there about rebuilding for the cygwin 1.5.x series. If you
> > are a package maintainer and are not actively following this list, there
> > is a strong possibility that your package will be pulled from the cygwin
> > distribution.
> How does one check who the maintainer of a package is; e.g. to make
> sure it is not oneself?
> I compiled up the initial version of Window Maker, and provided a Cygwin
> patch to the WM developers to fix the problem of it crashing if you
> restarted after saving the workspace (which I believe has been
> incorporated into the main WM trunk), but someone else was good enough
> to put together the actual package for Cygwin.
> Hence my wondering.
Well, it's not you. :-) Unless you have taken over the reigns from Harold.
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