Subject: Re: Consulting MAINTAINER before updating a package
To: None <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/19/2007 11:26:14
David Brownlee wrote:
>     MAINTAINER currently has two meanings:
>       "Here is someone you can talk to about changes to this package"
>         or
>       "Consult this person before you make any changes to this package"

I've briefly summarized the discussion on

since I find wikis much nicer for collecting votes about a topic than a 
mailing list.