Maintainer ping?

Peter Rosin peda@lysator.liu.se
Sun Feb 3 18:45:00 GMT 2013


On 2013-02-03 18:58, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> Given the problems that we seem to have with maintainers going absent
> would it make sense to send out a periodic ping every M days to all
> maintainers?  Then if we didn't receive an answer within N pings the
> package could be marked orphaned automatically.
> 
> The only thing to work out in the above scenario is M and N.

And what captcha to use, to prevent people from scripting away the
annoyance. :-)

Cheers,
Peter



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