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Re: package maintainers vs owners
David Brownlee wrote:
> Some package maintainers would like anyone else who wants to
> change the package to check with them first, while others are
> happy to have anyong update the package, but are available as
> a "in case you have questions" facility.
> I'd like to suggest we add a new pkgsrc value "OWNER" for
> the first, and leave MAINTAINER for the second.
> pkglint would be updated to ensure a package had one or the
> other set.
> see previous discussion results at:
> So far I've had two positive responses to this suggestion.
> David/absolute -- www.NetBSD.org: No hype required --
Why not just:
# Package owner:
# Please contact me with any non-trivial changes before commit!
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