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Re: [HEADSUP] ALL Maintainers, please reply.
- From: Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes <sthoenna at efn dot org>
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2005 01:18:48 -0700
- Subject: Re: [HEADSUP] ALL Maintainers, please reply.
- References: <20050915164537.GA5395@calimero.vinschen.de>
On Thu, Sep 15, 2005 at 06:45:37PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Mails in the last couple of weeks indicate that we have lost one or the
> other maintainer without getting any notice from them. Since we have
> a couple of packages which haven't been updated for a good amount of time,
> there's apparently a need to find out, which packages are still maintained
> and which have lost their maintainer on the way.
> So, ALL maintainers of Cygwin packages,
> please reply to this mail within the next six weeks,
> including a list of ALL packages you maintain.
> This "survey" will run until 2005-10-31. I will ping every week, so you
> have a bit of time. However, if you don't reply until 2005-10-31, your
> packages will be up for grabs. Which means, they will disappear from
> the Cygwin net distribution if nobody wants to take over maintainership.
I hope there will be an interval (a month?) between declaring packages
up for grabs and actually removing them.