Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: virtual/{cron,dev-manager,inetd,libc,linux-sources,man,os-headers,package-manager,skkserv,ssh,w3m}
Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 08:00:23
Message-Id: 20092.15460.627065.507786@a1i15.kph.uni-mainz.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: virtual/{cron,dev-manager,inetd,libc,linux-sources,man,os-headers,package-manager,skkserv,ssh,w3m} by Tim Harder
>>>>> On Thu, 22 Sep 2011, Tim Harder wrote:
>> As these are virtuals, I won't expect that there will be much >> maintenance required. Also, all of them will fall back to (at >> least) one herd.
> Personally I don't see why all of these need specific maintainers > beyond the herds they fall under already, especially if they are > very low maintenance.
Right, but still I think that a heads-up should be sent in such a case, instead of silently removing oneself from metadata. Ulrich