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Re: Adopt ssmtp?
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2007 10:07:53 +0200
- Subject: Re: Adopt ssmtp?
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- Reply-to: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
On Jun 7 22:44, Charles Wilson wrote:
> From digging thru the mail archives, I see that back in 2003 and
> earlier Corinna maintained ssmtp:
> However, in late 2003, it looks like Robert Schneck took over:
> His first release was about a month later:
> and over the next eight months released a half dozen revisions.
> However, the last one, from Aug 2004
> is the current version on sourceware, and Robert's web page
> http://math.berkeley.edu/~schneck/cygwin/index.html says "I used to
> maintain the sSMTP package for Cygwin."
> From the last package audit (has it really been almost two years?)
I'm still maintaining the list of packages and their respective
maintainers, though. If there's a need for another round of maintainer
audit, I don't start from NULL.
> it seems that ssmtp was unmaintained.
You missed one crucial piece of information:
> Seems a shame for all that to go to waste, so I'm offering to adopt this
> package. -src and binary packages here:
You have upload privs, right? Just go ahead.
Thanks for taking over ssmtp! I carved your name into the ssmtp line on
my evil list of Cygwin sla^Wmaintainers.
Igor? A star, a golden one?
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader cygwin AT cygwin DOT com