Gentoo Archives: gentoo-devhelp

From: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
To: Peter Volkov <pva@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-devhelp@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] ebuild maintainers
Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2008 21:20:25
Message-Id: b41005390801271320r2431c28ft52e35675c8a17586@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] ebuild maintainers by Peter Volkov
On 1/27/08, Peter Volkov <pva@g.o> wrote:
> ÷ ÷ÓË, 27/01/2008 × 20:13 +0100, Thomas Kahle ÐÉÛÅÔ: > > my freshly submitter ebuild > > (http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=207033) is now in the maintainer > > wanted state. How does the story continue? > > Can I become the Maintainer, or only Devs? > > If this is the case, can I assist someone? What can I do to get this > > into the tree? > > Only developers commit ebuilds to the tree hence if there will be no > developer interested in this package the bug will stay as is. > > You can maintain ebuild either attaching updates to the bug or at > sunrise overlay[1]. Of course it's possible for you to become developer > [2] but this requires more efforts on your side. > > [1] http://overlays.gentoo.org/proj/sunrise/wiki > [2] http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/devrel/handbook/handbook.xml?part=1&chap=2 >
There are developers who will commit for you, but I am unsure how to find them (proxy-maint@g.o just goes to masterdriverz and he isn't the only guy doing it).
> -- > Peter. > >

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Re: [gentoo-devhelp] ebuild maintainers George Shapovalov <george@g.o>